Imagine if you could get a hold of marijuana in Louisiana as easily and legally as going to the corner drug store. Louisiana lawmakers will soon debate the pros and cons of just such a system.
Would you believe a Louisiana doctor could prescribe you medicinal marijuana right now? Rep. Dalton Honoré (D-Baton Rouge) says the law doesn’t prevent it.
“Well, by state law, it’s already legal,” said Honoré. “A doctor could write you a prescription, I mean, but you can’t go get it filled!”