Retroactive pardons for cannabis offenses go into effect immediately in New Orleans.
August 6, 2021
Even repeat offenders who are caught with up to 14 grams of cannabis in Louisiana will have no possibility of jail time.
August 2, 2021
Lawmakers in Louisiana approved HB 391, finally permitting smokable forms of cannabis for medical marijuana patients in the state.
June 4, 2021
The Louisiana House voted against HB 434, further derailing the potential of legalizing recreational cannabis in the state.
May 20, 2021
HB 652 would decriminalize the possession of small amounts of cannabis in Louisiana.
May 12, 2021
Derek Harris is to be freed after spending a decade in prison for something that shouldn't be a crime in the first place.
August 11, 2020
Governor John Bel Edwards officially signed the expansion into law!
June 16, 2020
A bill to expand medical marijuana access has advanced.
May 28, 2020
Two medical marijuana bills are moving forward in Louisiana.
May 18, 2020