Following his arrest the previous month for possession of cannabis, John Lennon appeared at Marylebone Magistrates' Court, London.
Following their arrest for possession of drugs the previous day, John Lennon and Yoko Ono appeared at Marylebone Magistrates' Court, London, for a hearing of the charges against them.
In the morning of 18 October 1968, John Lennon and Yoko Ono were arrested by the Drugs Squad.
A full-page advertisement appeared in The Times newspaper on this day, signed by 64 of the most prominent members of British society, which called for the legalisation of marijuana. …
On 28 August 1964 the future of rock 'n' roll changed forever, when Bob Dylan introduced The Beatles to cannabis.