Cameron Douglas, the son of prominent actor Michael Douglas, was handed down a hefty sentence for possession of heroin and Suboxone while in prison. Addiction experts proposed a legal brief on his behalf, arguing for more treatment of addicts rather than stiffer prison sentences.
For many years, it has been that people who are caught selling or using crack cocaine have received higher sentences and harsher punishment than those who are accused of the same types of crimes, but instead with powder cocaine.
Police chase the suspect until he escapes onto his roof, where police finally coax him down. He claimed to have been on bath salts for several days, and he admitted to having been out stealing and looting all night.