The Legends Surrounding This Louisiana Voodoo Queen Will Give You Goosebumps

Anyone who’s lived in Louisiana has probably heard of voodoo practices being popular in the state, especially around New Orleans. And if you’ve watched American Horror Story, or you’ve visited the city, then you have probably heard of Marie Laveau. But who was this mysterious woman and how has she managed to maintain such a reputation so many years after her death? We’re going to get to the bottom of this story.

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