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Tyson once again at large

November 22 2007
12:00

Former undisputed world champion in heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson was sentenced to 24 hours in jail and three years' probation for drug possession and driving while intoxicated, was released from a tent prison in Phoenix (Arizona) wrote Truth . Ru

He remained in custody per day, from Tuesday. In prison, a former boxer spent time reading the book "American Gangster", which became the basis for the movie with the same name originally Tyson was sentenced to ten days in prison, but prosecutors insisted that the former athlete was behind bars.

However, Judge Helene Abrams found it possible to reduce the sentence and place the athlete in a tent prison, noting that Tyson regretted his actions and during the trial, took a special course of treatment for drug dependence.

American heavyweight champion pleaded guilty in September of this year, and the arrest of a 40-year-old star of professional boxing has been imposed on Dec. 29, 2006-th in Scottsdale (Arizona).

Then Tyson was arrested after leaving a nightclub and nearly knocked down a police motorcycle. Mike volunteered to take the test, the results of which had been detained, and police found cocaine in his car.

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