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Medical cannabis sales begin in Louisiana following years-long wait

Medical cannabis sales begin in Louisiana following years-long wait

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 30, 2019

It has been a little under a month since dispensaries started legally selling medical cannabis in Louisiana and, according to reports, retail sales in the state are running smoothly.  Medical cannabis sales finally launched on August 6. The tedious rollout left patients waiting impatiently to get...

Louisiana regulators lift patient cap on the state’s medical cannabis program

Louisiana regulators lift patient cap on the state’s medical cannabis program

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 9, 2018

Louisiana's medical cannabis program has been salvaged, thanks to the removal of a patient cap on physician recommendations. The state's medical cannabis program was destined for failure before regulators removed limitations on recommendations, which previously restricted physicians to putting for...

Louisiana’s medical cannabis program