Louisiana Medical Marijuana News

Louisiana: Voters Endorse Legalizing Cannabis


September 12th, 2013
Baton Rogue, LA: A majority of state voters back legalizing and regulating the consumption of cannabis in a manner similar to alcohol, according to survey data released by the Public Policy Polling group and commissioned by the Louisiana branch of the American Civil Liberties union (ACLU).

Louisiana: N La Eye On Medical Marijuana Vote In Arkansas


November 3rd, 2012

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Shreveport resident Missy Matthews is keeping a close eye on the Arkansas medical marijuana ballot initiative.

Arkansans will decide Nov. 6 whether patients with a limited number of chronic conditions can use marijuana with a doctor's recommendation. The proposal applies only to Arkansas residents. Arkansas is the first state in the South to vote on the issue.