Marijuana Laws

CBD Is Now Legal in Minnesota

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CBD legal status was a grey area.  But now, since July 1, 2109, that grey area has become black letter law. Minnesota’s 2019 legislature passed a new law amending the definition of “hemp” to the match the 2018 federal statutes’ definition. The new law, effective July 1,2019, Minnesota Statutes § 18K.02 “DEFINITIONS,” says: “Subd. 3. …

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New Minnesota Definition of Hemp changes Hemp-CBD Oil legality

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The 2019 Minnesota legislature amended the definition of hemp, a legal category of the cannabis plant.  And the new law changes the legal status of Hemp-CBD products.

Before the amendment, as long as the source was a hemp plant, THC was legal in any amount, at any concentration level.

That’s why the early 2019 criminal charges for sale and possession against Lanesboro, Minnesota hemp farmer Luis Hummel should be dismissed, if they haven’t been already.