Jaycee Chan and fellow Taiwanese actor/singer Kai Ko were caught in a sweep of Chinese pot-loving celebrities. Chan was charged with possessing 100 grams of dàmá (Chinese for marijuana) and detained by authorities in Beijing.
Stony rapper Wiz Khalifa was arrested for marijuana possession at El Paso International Airport on May 25. After failing to make a court appearance on Aug. 6, a warrant for his arrest was issued.
Kevin McEnroe, tennis legend John McEnroe's son, was arrested on July 15 in New York for purchasing coke and Vicodin in the East Village. Police moved in after the street deal went down.
Legendary jazz pianist Herbie Hancock has written a letter to a federal judge on behalf of his friend Bruce Veniero, a former Los Angeles club owner who was busted for marijuana smuggling in 1998.
En route to the Denver Cannabis Cup in April, pot activist Russ Bellville was arrested for possession of marijuana and paraphernalia during a traffic stop in Utah. The charges have since been dismissed.