Medical cannabis advocate Tony Bower released after appeal

File image of Tony Bower.

File image of Tony Bower.Jay Cronan

 

MEDICAL cannabis advocate Tony Bower is out of jail after serving only six weeks of a 12-month sentence after an appeal was upheld in the NSW District Court yesterday.

Mr Bower was charged with possession of about 200 cannabis plants he was growing to produce a cannabis tincture.

He distributes the tincture free of charge to people with a wide range of chronic medical conditions.

 

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