Town Drops Charges Against Woman For Front-Yard Veggie Garden

Town Drops Charges Against Woman For Front-Yard Veggie Garden

A woman who faced the prospect of 93 days in jail for refusing to stop growing vegetables in her front yard is sighing with relief after the Detroit suburb dropped all charges against her. All charges regarding her garden, that is. Now they have renewed charges against her for having two unlicensed dogs, even though she got her paperwork taken care of in June. [More]

Woman Faces Jail Time For Growing Veggies In Front Yard

Woman Faces Jail Time For Growing Veggies In Front Yard

Who knew a Victory Garden could have you facing defeat? A Michigan woman is looking at the prospect of 93 days in jail because she planted vegetables in planters in her front yard and refused to abide by the town elders’ interpretation of the planning code, WJBX reports. [More]