But Martin Rickwood who has 33 previous convictions - avoided jail after convincing a court the drugs were for his own use.
Police who raided a Birmingham terraced house found two bedrooms crammed full of cannabis plants linked to a sophisticated growing system, the city’s Crown Court heard.
A man has narrowly avoided prison after police found a mini cannabis farm in his flat.
A JUDGE has refused to accept a middle-aged woman’s claims that she needed to grow cannabis to ease her back pain.
A WINCHCOMBE man who runs a website promoting cannabis growing has had his community order revoked because he has made such a success of his community work.
Two men have been jailed for producing thousands of pounds of cannabis at two Derbyshire homes.
A 63-year-old man who cultivated cannabis plants on his allotment nurtured them because he took the drug for a medical condition, Richmond Magistrates’ Court heard last Wednesday.
Drug dealer Jack Kirwan escaped being jailed after making an estimated £1,440 a week from selling cannabis.
A CIVIL engineer who said he smoked large quantities of cannabis because he suffered with the skin condition psoriasis has walked free from court.
A small time cannabis dealer who admitted supplying to his friends walked free from court today after his 18 month jail term was suspended for three years.
AN EX-FIREMAN’S hash habit sparked a police drugs raid that uncovered a “cannabis factory” in his garden shed.
An award-winning Westcountry policewoman has been cleared of possessing less than £10 worth of cannabis
A 60-YEAR-OLD man, who grew thousands of pounds worth of cannabis in his home, escaped a jail sentence yesterday…
AN ELTON farmer was landed with a £32,000 fine after cannabis was grown on his property.
A Sutherland man who admitted growing cannabis plants with a potential street value of £5,000 in a caravan at his home has been fined a total of £600.
A cannabis farm of almost 100 plants worth nearly £7,000 was discovered in a Teesside house, a court was told.
AN arthritic father-of-one grew cannabis in his garden after watching hit BBC soap EastEnders, a judge has been told.
A Calne teenager who shared a cannabis cigarette with a 14-year-old youth has ended up in court.
A man has been sentenced to carry out 240 hours community service after he was found in possession of 65 cannabis plants and a stun gun.
THE home of former newcastle United midfielder Steve Watson was turned into a cannabis factory by a couple who were renting the property
BIOCHEMIST Jonathan Mainzer set up a sophisticated operation to grow super-strength cannabis to help his son deal with anxiety and depression.
AN EASTWOOD man involved in an extensive cannabis growing operation has been jailed for two years…
CANNABIS plants in the car of a man stopped for speeding led police to a factory where hundreds more were being grown.