Judge orders cops to return $1 million to stripper

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RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – She went from shaking her money-maker to a shake down from the law. But now a court ruling is making it all right again.

A judge ordered Nebraska authorities to give back the one million dollars they stripped from a stripper; because the state thought the cash was connected to drugs.

The money belongs to 33-year-old Tara Mishra, an exotic dancer from Rancho Cucamonga, California. Little Ms. Cucamonga made the dough during her 15 year stint as a stripper. We guess all those singles really do add up.

Hoping to put away her high heel stilettos for good, the million dollar dancer divided the bucks into $10,000 bundles. Mishra then gave the stash to her good friends, Rajesh and Marina Dheri, as her share of a nightclub they were all going to buy in New Jersey. Sounds good, but this business venture soon turned bad.

During the cross country trip to Jersey to buy the club, the friends got pulled over for speeding by a state trooper in Nebraska. The lawman asked the couple if he could search their car, they complied and that’s when the fuzz found the stash.

The cash was confiscated when K-9 analysis found traces of drugs on the money. Oh yeah, like find me a dollar bill that comes out of a strip joint that’s completely clean.

The good news in all this is a judge didn’t see a drug connection to the cash and awarded the dancer her money back, plus interest! It’s good to know that this exotic dancer built up her million dollar booty by working hard and putting in long hours on the grind. You could say, it sure pays to be flexible at work!