CBD oil nearly legal in Louisiana
Hemp-derived CBD oil products have been sold over-the-counter in Louisiana stores for months now despite technically being Schedule I narcotics. Law enforcement has rarely cracked down while state lawmakers are close the legalizing and regulating the murky industry.
Hemp is in the same species of cannabis plants as marijuana but with only trace amounts of the intoxicating chemical THC. CBD, or cannabidiol, is another chemical found in both hemp and marijuana.