Is CBD legal?

Is CBD legal?

Is CBD legal?


The legality of CBD is a gray area that legal analysts continue to argue about. Remember how CBD can be derived from both cannabis and hemp plants? That plays a role in whether it is legal or not.

At the federal level, CBD derived from cannabis is considered a Schedule 1 substance and is illegal.   But CBD derived from a hemp source containing less than .3% THC by dry weight is not illegal.  The reason is that hemp is not a controlled substance.

CBD legalization is a hot topic. Regulations surrounding CBD legality will continue to evolve and fluctuate over time. The conversation has only just begun.

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