Is CBD Legal? Hemp and all of its extracts (including CBD) were legalized at the federal level as long as they have less than 0.3% THC, however each state must regulate CBD individually, and so it's on a state-by-state basis. Currently

No. Although CBD as a molecule can be found in all cannabis plants, (of which marijuana is one) it's not found in high concentrations in the marijuana plant. The hemp plant is also in the cannabis family, however it contains

Short for Cannabidiol, CBD is the main molecule found in the hemp plant, classified as a cannabinoid. Research has been done on the compound to understand its effects on hormones in the body like serotonin and it's potential as an