The troubled life of George Michael: Drugs, run-ins with the police and health problems – Los Angeles Times
George Michael, who died peacefully at his home in Goring, England , according to his publicist, had run into legal and health troubles during the past decade. The Ministry of Gossip blog documented many of the stories.
2010: George Michael charged with pot possession, unfit driving
George Michael , arrested after a July car wreck in London , was charged Thursday with pot possession and impaired driving, according to London’s Metropolitan Police.
The singer, 47, had waited for police to arrive after allegedly ramming his Range Rover into a storefront on July 6. At the time, the Daily Mail reported that Michael had not been drinking and was not given a breath test.