Late final yr, when Anastasios Nomikos found Australian Capital Territory residents would quickly be allowed to grow cannabis for private use, he started planning his transfer up from Melbourne.
“I messaged a couple of my friends who were looking for housemates in Canberra and I said, ‘Hey guys, can I please move up?’” he advised The Drum.
“It’s honestly 95 per cent of the reason I moved there.”
The ACT’s laws enable possession of as much as 50 grams of cannabis per particular person, and a most of 4 plants per family.
Mr Nomikos had by no means grown the plant earlier than, however what he lacked in expertise he made up for in enthusiasm.
But one afternoon, shortly earlier than he was as a result of harvest his plant for the primary time, he got here house from work to search out his prized possession lacking.