Woman Who Grew Cannabis to Help Dying Husband gets Community Order

Jeanette Hurst, 58, produced hemp oil to be used as treatment for her cancer-suffering husband Roy, Burnley crown court hears

A woman who grew cannabis worth £34,000 to extract hemp oil to act as a painkiller for her dying husband has been sentenced to an 18-month community order after a judge accepted she was not embroiled in a commercial enterprise.

Jeanette Hurst, 58, produced the oil to be used as treatment for her cancer-suffering husband, Roy, Burnley crown court heard.

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