Is It Legal to Sell CBD Oil in My State?


Many people are interested in the selling and distribution of CBD oil, which is proven to have medicinal value and to be a great alternative to the highly addictive opioids. CBD oil can help with the following conditions: chronic pain, seizures, cancer, nausea, inflammation, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, anxiety, stress, and depression. However, even with as many benefits as it has, CBD oil is a complicated industry in the United States and is not 100% legal in every state. Here is a guide to the states where it is legal to sell CBD oil.

CBD oil is 100% legal for medicinal and recreational purposes in these states:

There are 8 states in the United States where cannabis plant, including both hemp and marijuana is 100% legal for medicinal and recreational purposes. Here is a list of those states:

  1. Alaska
  2. California
  3. Colorado
  4. Maine
  5. Massachusetts
  6. Nevada
  7. Oregon
  8. Washington

CBD oil is legal for medicinal purposes in these states:

CBD oil for medicinal purposes is legal in all 29 states (plus Washington DC) that have legalized medical and/or recreational marijuana. Here is a list of those states:

  1. Alaska
  2. Arizona
  3. Arkansas
  4. California
  5. Colorado
  6. Connecticut
  7. Delaware
  8. Florida
  9. Hawaii
  10. Illinois
  11. Maine
  12. Maryland
  13. Massachusetts
  14. Michigan
  15. Minnesota
  16. Montana
  17. Nevada
  18. New Hampshire
  19. New Jersey
  20. New Mexico
  21. New York
  22. North Dakota
  23. Ohio
  24. Oregon
  25. Pennsylvania
  26. Rhode Island
  27. Vermont
  28. Washington
  29. Washington, DC
  30. West Virginia

CBD oil is sometimes legal for medicinal purposes in these states:

CBD oil is sometimes legal in an additional 17 states that have specific laws regarding CBD. These laws are mostly based on the amount of THC levels allowed or the specific use cases for the CBD. Here is a list of those 17 states:

  1. Alabama
  2. Florida
  3. Georgia
  4. Indiana
  5. Iowa
  6. Kentucky
  7. Mississippi
  8. Missouri
  9. North Carolina
  10. Oklahoma
  11. South Carolina
  12. Tennessee
  13. Texas
  14. Utah
  15. Virginia
  16. Wisconsin
  17. Wyoming

Hemp-derived CBD oil is legal in these states:

Lastly, hemp-derived CBD oil is legal in all 50 states, because hemp has less than .3% THC levels. Click here to learn more about CBD oil merchant accounts.

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