Arrests of the Rich and Famous

Arrests of the Rich and Famous is a norml report that lists high-profile marijuana arrests in the United States. The report chronicles arrests of movie and TV stars, musicians, athletes, singers, performers and other cultural icons. The report argues that “The US government, primarily law enforcement agencies such as the Drug Enforcement Administration (and its predecessor, the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs) since the 1930s have championed the arrests of famous citizens as a show of force, resolve, and, as a supposed deterrent to marijuana use.”

The full report can be read here.