Arrested for marijuana in 2013, four years later Peter Tosh's youngest son Jawara McIntosh was beaten in a New Jersey jail, causing brain damage. He passed away on July 17 at the age of 40.
From 1997-2007, George Floyd was arrested four times for selling cocaine. He spent more than two years in Texas jails and prisons. Floyd was murdered by Minneapolis police on May 25.
A total of 21 celebrities arrested for marijuana or other drugs in 2019, included two NFL players, four NCAA football players, an NBA player, an NCAA basketball player, a former MLB player, six musicians, three actors, the founder of Cirque de Soleil, a former Playboy playmate and a Greek tycoon.
The true story of what happened when NYPD arrested two brothers for shipping hemp from Vermont to Brooklyn, NY in November.
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.