Q: In ny cbd is legal as well as hemp itself. Could I grow a plant?
I use cbd for chronic pain, however the cost adds up and in order to save money I was wondering if it would be legal to grow a plant as long as it is less than .3% thc.
A: Legally? No, although I think this is an issue ripe for appeal now. Many states are having legal problems with distinguishing industrial hemp buds from marijuana buds and it’s a likely issue to get into our appellate system soon, which will create controlling caselaw on the issue... we will see how it hashes out (no pun intended) over the next five years
As there are still cultivation law in NY I would advise not to grow any form of Cannabis at this time
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