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Did Tommy Chong Go To Federal Prison Because Of ‘Chong Bongs’?

Tommy Chong is a cannabis icon, having served as part of the Cheech and Chong stoner comedy duo for several decades. Chong is also an accomplished musician in addition to being a successful actor and comedian.

Many people don’t know that Tommy Chong once served federal prison time due to his connection to his son’s bong company. For that matter, not a lot of people know about Chong Bongs in general.

Below is a video courtesy of The Higher Things Club Youtube channel which details the federal operation, ‘Operation Pipe Dreams,’ that led to Chong having to serve federal prison time in order to save his son from charges.