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Louisiana Marijuana Laws in 2024

Louisiana Marijuana Laws in 2024 The marijuana laws in Louisiana as of 2024 are discussed here. This has been a hot topic for legislatures in every state, especially Louisiana. I will discuss the most recent and relevant changes to the marijuana laws. In 2024, marijuana is still illegal. However, it seems that Louisiana lawmakers are […]

What Happens If You Are Caught Transporting Marijuana on Interstate 20?

What Happens If You Are Caught Transporting Marijuana on Interstate 20? Marijuana laws can be harsh. More than 660,000 Americans were arrested for marijuana-related offenses in 2018. 92 percent of those offenses involved possession.  Louisiana is reforming its laws. The chances of you getting arrested for possession are slimmer, including along Interstate 20. But you […]

What Makes a Marijuana Charge a Felony in Louisiana?

What Makes a Marijuana Charge a Felony in Louisiana? Drug Info Portal Adderall College Students & Drug Charges Cocaine & Crack Creation of Meth Lab Distribution Drug Paraphernalia DWI and Drugs Fentanyl Firearms & Drugs Heroin Louisiana Drug Charges Marijuana Laws in Louisiana Manufacturing Obtaining CDS by Fraud Possession Possession With Intent Possession of Legend […]

Do I need a lawyer for a simple possession of marijuana charge in Louisiana?

Do I need a lawyer for a simple possession of marijuana charge in Louisiana? This is a common question since the recent changes in the marijuana laws in Louisiana. People still receive a ticket or summons for possession of marijuana. The reason is because it is still illegal to possess marijuana without a prescription. However, […]

Mailing Marijuana: Is It Illegal?

Mailing Marijuana: Is It Illegal? Drug Info Portal Adderall College Students & Drug Charges Cocaine & Crack Creation of Meth Lab Distribution Drug Paraphernalia DWI and Drugs Fentanyl Firearms & Drugs Heroin Louisiana Drug Charges Marijuana Laws in Louisiana Manufacturing Obtaining CDS by Fraud Possession Possession With Intent Possession of Legend Drug Steroids Synthetic Cannabinoids […]

I Was Just Ticketed for Marijuana Possession. Do I Need an Attorney to Represent Me in A Case Like This in Louisiana?

I Was Just Ticketed for Marijuana Possession. Do I Need an Attorney to Represent Me in A Case Like This in Louisiana? Attorney for Marijuana Charge in Louisiana You’ve just been arrested for possession of marijuana, and you might be wondering if indeed you need to hire a professional attorney to represent you in court […]

Is the Smell of Weed Probable Cause in Louisiana?

The smell of weed is probable cause to search a vehicle in Louisiana. However, the smell of weed is no longer probable cause to search a residence in Louisiana. Beginning August 1, 2022, new laws went into effect that now more clearly control probable cause searches in Louisiana. The Smell of Marijuana Can Be Probable […]

How to Get a Possession Charge Dismissed

How to Get a Possession Charge Dismissed You should know that laws concerning drug possession are different in Louisiana than other states. Therefore, there are different ways to get a possession charge dismissed in every state. We will discuss the common ways. Knowing and Intentional Possession of Drugs The prosecutor must prove that the defendant […]

When Is Possession of Marijuana a Felony in Louisiana?

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Joint Possession of Drugs

Joint Possession of Drugs Drug Info Portal Adderall College Students & Drug Charges Cocaine & Crack Creation of Meth Lab Distribution Drug Paraphernalia DWI and Drugs Fentanyl Firearms & Drugs Heroin Louisiana Drug Charges Marijuana Laws in Louisiana Manufacturing Obtaining CDS by Fraud Possession Possession With Intent Possession of Legend Drug Steroids Synthetic Cannabinoids Trafficking […]

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