New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo continues to call for open-view possession of marijuana to be a violation punishable by a fine, rather than an arrestable offense.
Snoop Dogg and Fiona Apple were among the 39 celebrities arrested for marijuana or other drugs in 2012. Overall, celeb drug busts were down 35% from 2011.
From dramas ("Savages") to comedies ("Ted") to documentaries ("The House I Live In"), 2012 was another solid year for stoner movies.
In 2012, "Weeds" ended, and "Breaking Bad" and "Sons of Anarchy" ascended. From "Wilfred" to "Parenthood" to "The Daily Show," there was something for every stoner on the Doob Tube.
Jack Kerouac's landmark Beat Generation novel "On the Road" has finally been adapted into a movie starring Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund and Top CelebStoner Kristen Stewart.
An Oxford University study concludes that "the emotional reaction to pain" diminishes when people are high on marijuana.
Spirit's drummer Ed Cassidy, passed away on Dec. 6. Based in Los Angeles, Spirit was part of the psychedelic garage music scene of the '60s. Their only hit song was "I Got a Line on You."
Kate Winslet, Morgan Freeman, Bob Geldolf and other celebs band together to support "Breaking the Taboo," the drug-war documentary produced by Richard and Sam Branson.
It was the best of the seasons, it was the most violent of seasons. As soon as Jax grabbed the SAMCRO gavel from Clay on Season 5 of "Sons of Anarchy," there was trouble in the biker paradise.
Nine players were suspended for Adderall use by the NFL in 2012. It's a "game-day performance enhancer," says the NFL spokesman Greg Aiello.