Medical marijuana: Richard Wainwright case shows 6 plant limit can expand, attorney says

Now that a dispensary ban has passed in Fort Collins, patients there will either have to go elsewhere for their medical marijuana or sign up with a caretaker who's ostensibly limited to six plants per person. But attorney Rob Corry says this limit isn't hard and fast -- and as proof, he points to the recent verdict on behalf of Richard Wainwright, who was found not guilty of felony cultivation of marijuana even though he'd grown more than 200 plants for nine patients.
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