New York marijuana activist Todd Hinden was among the 26 people arrested for drug possession and selling nitrous balloons at Nassau Coliseum on November 5-6.
Celebrities arrested for marijuana or other drugs in 2019 include two NFL players, an NBA player, a former MLB player, six musicians, three actors, the founder of Cirque de Soleil (above), a Playboy playmate and a Greek tycoon.
In 2018, there were 20 celebrities busted for marijuana or other illegal drugs, including seven current or former NFL players, Daz Dillnger, Lenny Dykstra, Artrie Lange and San Penn's son Hopper.
In 2017, there was a total of 23 celebrity drug arrests, including Melissa Etheridge, Todd Rundgren, Aaron Carter, Yvonne Elliman, Chief Keef, Shock G, Cassidy, Young Thug, Zach Randolph, Artie Lange and Rose McGowan. There were 20 such arrests in 2016.
Nabbed at the U.S. border in North Dakota on Aug. 17 after her tour bus was pulled over and Customs agents found joints on board, Melissa Etheridge pled guilty nearly three months later to the charge of marijuana possession.