Posts Tagged ‘marty johnson’

Polio survivor caught growing pot for medicinal use catches a break in court

Polio survivor caught growing pot for medicinal use catches a break in court

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 | 4:15 pm

Court heard the 60-year-old pensioner was growing weed to help deal with symptoms of post-polio syndrome.

Judge feels ‘legally obliged’ to send marijuana grower to jail

Judge feels ‘legally obliged’ to send marijuana grower to jail

Friday, February 19th, 2010 | 6:32 pm

Operator of 492-plant grow-op in Kelowna sentenced to 15 months behind bars.

Judge asked to send a message with jail time for marijuana grower

Judge asked to send a message with jail time for marijuana grower

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 | 4:57 pm

But lawyer for convicted pot farmer points out that sentences of house arrest are actually the norm in most cases.

Pot grower sentenced to house arrest

Pot grower sentenced to house arrest

Thursday, October 8th, 2009 | 2:35 pm

‘Semi-professional” grow operation in Mission area featured 815 plants and an electrical bypass.