There are now 15 states that have legalized marijuana recreationally, 16 more with decriminalization laws and 48 with medical-marijuana access.
We'd like to wish a Hempy New Year to everyone who visits CelebStoner and works tirelessly to reform the country's archaic marijuana laws. Let's legalize it everywhere in 2021!
Singers Little Richard, Bill Withers, Kenny Rogers, Helen Reddy, Toots Hibbert, John Prine, Mac Davis, Charlie Daniels, Trini Lopez, Charlie Pride, Betty Wright and Annie Ross; guitarists Eddie Van Halen and Leslie West; drummer Neil Peart; and pianist McCoy Tyner are among the more than 180 musicians who passed away in 2020.
"Gilligan's Island" co-star Dawn Wells, who played Mary Ann and passed away on December 30, was arrested for marijuana possession in 2007.
Seven celebrities were arrested on marijuana or other drug charges in 2020. That's down from 21 last year and 66 in 2011.
Fans of stoner TV shows like "Workaholics," "Disjointed" and "High Maintenance" should check out "Dope State," Gabriel Sunday's hilarious web series All six episodes are posted here.
On January 29, 1978, Nashville bomber Anthony Warner was arrested on a "marijuana possession for resale" charge in Nashville. He'd just turned 21.
Paul McCartney gets deep on his latest solo album.
One of the key moments in drug-law-reform history happened on a day in December 1977 when then drug czar Dr. Peter Bourne snorted cocaine at a NORML party in Washington, DC. NORML founder Keith Stroup still rues that day.
Angels are looking down on Weldon Angelos and other marijuana prisoners who are being pardoned or having their sentences commuted during the 2020 holiday season.