Year: 2006
Drug caught with: Marijuana, narcotic mushrooms
Consequence: You're never too old to get in trouble with the law. At 73 years old, the country singer was arrested at a Louisiana highway traffic stop after officers claimed they smelt marijuana coming from his tour bus. After searching the bus, officers discovered one and a half pounds of weed and three ounces of narcotic mushrooms. The singer and four other passengers were charged with a misdemeanor citation for the possession of the drugs. Authorities claimed that had the entire possession been charged on Nelson himself, he could have faced felony charges.