Tag: Drugs

Bob Marley’s daughter pleads guilty to drug charges

The youngest child of reggae legend Bob Marley has admitted growing marijuana in her Philadelphia-area home. according to the Daily news reports, 29-year-old Makeda Jahnesta Marley pleaded guilty Tuesday to having nearly…

Kid Cudi arrested in New York

26-year-old rapper Kid Cudi, born Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi, was arrested in New York on Friday and charged with criminal mischief and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Judge reschedules Buju Banton’s drug trial

A Tampa judge has set the trial for Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton for September. Banton’s attorney David Oscar Markus confirmed that a judge set the date, denying a motion for a…

Buju Banton Caught in Miami Drug Sting

Reggae star Buju Banton has found himself in hot water with Federal officials in Florida after he was arrested on Thursday (Dec. 10) on a drug conspiracy charge.

Nas Dodges DUI Rap

Despite internet rumors rap star Nas has not been charged with DUI, this according to his attorney.

Smallville’s Sam Jones III busted in federal drug raid

Sam Jones, best know for his portrayal of Pete Ross on the Superman TV series called “Smallville”, faces serious prison time after he was busted earlier this morning at his home in…

Bounty Killer Arrested for Marijuana Possession

Bounty Killer (r), pictured with Gwen Stefani (l), the two collaborated on the song ‘Hey Baby’ with Stefani’s band No Doubt. . Jamaican police took reggae star Bounty Killer, 37, into custody…

Lil Boosie to Serve 2 Years in Prison for Drug Possession

Prosecutors shave 8 years off sentence as rapper pleads guilty to drugs and weapon. Lil Boosie struck a deal on Tuesday with prosecutors in his marijuana possession case that will have the…

Beanie Sigel Misses Court Date, Arrest Imminent

Beanie Sigel. Photo: timh1020. The cops are on the hunt for Beanie Sigel. New Jersey Judge Gregory McCloskey issued an bench warrant, for the 35–year-old rapper, which calls for his immediate arrest,…

Beanie Sigel Busted for Marijuana Possession

Dwight Grant, better known as the rapper Beanie Sigel,was arrested and charged with marijuana possession after traffic stop. Photo source: Kirk McGirt Rapper Beanie Sigel was arrested early Sunday morning (Aug 16)…

Coolio Arrested at LAX After Crack Cocaine is Discovered

Former rapper and reality TV star Coolio was arrested in Los Angeles International Airport on Friday (Mar 6) as he tried to board a Southwest Airlines plane. Airport security personnel found crack…

Corinne Bailey Rae's Husband's Death Ruled Accidental

A coroner in Leeds, England has ruled the death of Jason Rae, the husband of singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae, an accidental drug overdose. Mr. Rae, who played the saxophone, and Mrs. Bailey…

President Bush Pardons Jailed Refugees Affiliate John Fortè

President Bush pardon’s jailed Fugees affiliate John Forté. As his presidency draws to a close, as customary with past out-going administrations, President Bush has granted pardons to 16 convicted felons on today…

80s Pop Star El DeBarge Hit with 2-Year Jail Sentence

Signer El DeBarge was sentenced to two years in California State Prison on Tuesday (Oct. 28) for probation violation. DeBarge, who found success in the 80s with his hit “Rhythm Of The…