David Pinder, 60, admitted producing cannabis but said it was used as a painkiller for his wife.
A man grew cannabis plants to help his suffering wife with agonising pain from serious back and neck injuries.
She used the cannabis as part of a recipe for cakes that she could eat rather than smoking it and this was less addictive than painkillers, a court heard.
David Pinder, 60, of Saxon Court, Bottesford, admitted producing cannabis on January 13.
James Byatt, prosecuting, told Grimsby Magistrates’ Court that police went to Pinder’s home and found nine mature cannabis plants 4ft tall, with water, lights and a timer.
– Read the entire article at Gimbsby Telegraph.