A Short History of Medical Marijuana in Louisiana

Photo: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Photo: New Orleans Times-Picayune

With Louisiana poised to become the 25th state to officially legalize medical marijuana, the Times-Picayune takes a very interesting look at the hurdles overcome to make it happen. Most interesting, Louisiana actually legalized medical marijuana in 1978 however, due to the exact verbiage used, the law prevented anyone from taking part in the program.

Full article available at:

http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/06/medical_marijuana_louisiana_hi.html#0