Judge decides marijuana-growing Cathy Luong should not go to jail

By Buffy Spencer, The Republican
Cathy Luong – The Republican/Michael Gordon
Hampden Superior Court judge said Wednesday he did not see the need for Cathy Luong to be incarcerated.
Judge John S. Ferrara – saying Luong’s marijuana growing endeavor was a “substantial operation for her first foray into criminal conduct” – rejected an agreement between defense and prosecution that Luong go to jail for six months and gave her two years’ probation instead.
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