Cancer sufferer who bought cannabis for pain relief caught outside Derbyshire hospital
A maintenance worker at a hospital was caught with more than £300 of cannabis he had bought for pain relief for symptoms of cancer.
Colin Pavier was caught with the drug in the car park at Babington Hospital in Belper after police smelled cannabis near his van. Pavier handed over a wrap of the drug and then the officers found more in a bag inside the vehicle.
Southern Derbyshire Magistrates' Court heard that Pavier told police the cannabis, for which he had paid £320, was for his own use and he had decided to buy it for pain relief. He told them he was planning to drink it with lemon and... read more
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