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Swiss couple, who cried when police cut their marijuana down, are let off

A Swiss couple in their thirties who grew marijuana plants near Alhaurín el Grande were cleared of a drugs related offence by a Malaga court last week.

In a statement, the judge said that there was “more than reasonable doubt” over what would have happened to the marijuana once it had been grown. The couple had always insisted that the plants were only being grown for personal use, which is legal.

Guardia Civil officers arrested the pair in August 2015 after discovering the plantation on the plot of land they were living on in their mobile home, and reduced the couple to tears when they chopped the plants down.

The man and woman, who wished to remain anonymous, used to spend the summer months travelling through Spain and Morocco in their motor home. However, after falling in love with the landscape in the Barranco Blanco area outside Coín, they parked...

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