Compounding a crime

A [[wex:crime|crime]] at [[wex:common_law|common law]] involving judicial procedure. A [[wex:misdemeanor|misdemeanor]] that involves entering into an [[wex:agreement|agreement]] for valuable [[wex:consideration|consideration]] that an individual will not [[wex:prosecute|prosecute]] another individual for a [[wex:felony|felony]].  Also when one conceals the whereabouts of a [[wex:felon|felon]] or the commission of a felony.  Distinguish from [[Wex:misprison_of_a_felony|misprison of a felony]].