Dr. Drew On Call

Driven by current events, "Dr. Drew" on HLN focuses on the human - and human behavior - at the center of the story.

The business of pot: Can supply meet demand?

The business of pot: Can supply meet demand?

You can now buy, sell and use marijuana recreationally in Colorado… so what happens now? Can supply meet the demand and how high will prices go?

HLN’s Dr. Drew talks to CNN's Anderson Cooper about his week-long series exploring the legalization of marijuana.

Tonight: Brain dead girl leaves hospital

Tonight: Brain dead girl leaves hospital

Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old girl who was declared brain dead after tonsil surgery, was released from a hospital to the care of her family last night and has now been moved to a new facility.  Dr. Drew will weigh in on the controversy surrounding her long-term care.  

Plus, it’s now legal to buy recreational marijuana in Colorado.  Dr. Drew and the Behavior Bureau look at the how it’s all going to work and whether it will have an impact on mental illness in the state.

Dr. Drew talks to teen suspended for hug

Dr. Drew talks to teen suspended for hug

Dr. Drew and his producers caught up with Sam McNair, the high school student accused of sexual harassment and suspended for a year for hugging a teacher.

Watch their candid and unedited discussion about what happened.

Tonight: suspect picks wrong bus to rob

Tonight: suspect picks wrong bus to rob

Dr. Drew has the amazing surveillance video of man who prosecutors say attempted to rob a passenger on a city bus.

After allegedly stealing another passenger’s cell phone, the video shows the suspect point his gun at a man who is immersed in his own phone. What happens next is unbelievable!

Mayor Rob Ford boogies in church -- is he OK?

Mayor Rob Ford boogies in church -- is he OK?

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford can't seem to stay out of the spotlight. Now, he’s been caught on camera getting down with a church choir.

Is his substance abuse problem under control? Dr. Drew’s Behavior Bureau weighs in.

Mom of suspended teen: ‘He hugs all his teachers’

A hug may have cost a high school senior in Georgia his chance to go to college. Sam McNair, 17, was suspended for a year after a teacher filed a sexual harassment claim against him. McNair says the hug was innocent and that the teacher never complained when he hugged her in the past.

When does hugging cross the line? Dr. Drew’s Behavior Bureau weighs in.

Prankster 'crashes' people's annoying phone calls

Prankster 'crashes' people's annoying phone calls

People who carry on loud phone conversations in public can be pretty annoying. So professional prankster Greg Benson tries to deter them by doing what he calls "cell phone crashing."

Passenger won't get off the bus, driver loses it

Passenger won't get off the bus, driver loses it

A Seattle bus driver loses his job after losing his cool with a passenger. The violent altercation between the driver and a passenger who refused to get off his bus was captured on camera. Should the driver have been fired? Dr. Drew and his Behavior Bureau weigh in.

Tonight: Colorado school shooter

Tonight: Colorado school shooter

A terrifying scene unfolded at a Colorado high school Friday, just 10 miles from where the 1999 Columbine High School massacre took place. Arapahoe High School student Karl Pierson opened fire inside the building, wounding a fellow student before killing himself. Another student suffered minor injuries.

Dr. Drew and the Behavior Bureau look at Pierson, who was apparently seeking revenge against a faculty member. What went wrong with him? Was the school somehow at fault? And why is this happening in Colorado -- again?

'Affluenza': Is it real? Can other people catch it?

'Affluenza': Is it real? Can other people catch it?

A 16-year-old who killed four people while driving drunk in Texas has been sentenced to probation after his attorneys argued that his wealthy parents were responsible for his actions because of the way he had been raised.

A psychologist testified that Ethan Couch was a product of wealth and got whatever he wanted -- and the judge agreed.

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