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As we previously reported, the 77-year old Texas-born legend was arrested at around 9am Friday morning November 25th last year by Border Patrol officers at the Sierra Blanca, Texas check-point when six-ounces of marijuana were found on his tour bus. But the prosecutor in Willie Nelson’s marijuana possession case said the country music legend could get off with just a fine if he agrees to sing one of his songs in court, TMZ reported.
(HMG Celebrity News) – David Nelson, who starred in The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, died Tuesday at his home in the Century City area of Los Angeles after battling complications of colon cancer, said family spokesman and longtime Hollywood publicist Dale Olson. Dave was 74, (time flies) and the last remaining member of the Nelsons TV family, which included his dad actor/bandleader Ozzie, his mom Harriet Hilliard and his teen idol brother Rick. The show originated on radio in 1952 as “Here Come the Nelsons, then ran for 320 episodes on TV from 1952 to 1966 as The Adventures ofMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – Last week’s arrest of Willie Nelson for alleged marijuana possession has upset some people, especially as the singing star could face jail-time if the case reaches court. But one group of fans think they have a way to free Willy.
As we reported, the 77-year old Texas-born legend was arrested at around 9am Friday morning by Border Patrol officers at the Sierra Blanca check-point when six-ounces of marijuana were found on his tour bus.
And a local defense attorney tells TMZ this could earn Willie from six-months to two-years in jail.
But Bruce Margolin, director of theMore >
Legendary singer Willie Nelson was busted over the weekend in Texas for possession of six ounces of marijuana. Wait … Willie Nelson smokes pot? Who knew.
Nelson’s tour bus pulled into a routine checkpoint in Sierra Blanca, Tex. and in an astonishing feat of law enforcement, an officer noticed a familiar herb smell.
Hudspeth County Sheriff Arvin West said: “It’s kind of surprising, but I mean we treat him like anybody else.” And by surprising, he probably means not at all.
It wasn’t Willie Nelson’s first drug bust. Nor will it be the last.
As much of a joke as this sounds like, a criminalMore >
What type of bored police officer does it take to arrest constantly stoned pothead Willie Nelson for marijuana possession?
It’s being reported that at 9 a.m. on Friday Nelson’s tour bus was pulled over at a Sierra Blanca, Texas checkpoint where officials discovered 6 ounces of marijuana on the bus.
Nelson, who owns the bus was taken to the Hudspeth County Jail where he was charged with a misdemeanor, while paying a bond of $2,500.
It’s not Nelson’s first and certainly it won’t be his last arrest for marijuana possession, but still, officers must have known what they would find on his bus More >