In recent years, laws regarding cannabis have changed rapidly across the United States. The number of changes to the law have left people confused about what exactly is and is not legal in different jurisdictions. This guide will give you an explanation of the current status of state and federal laws about marijuana and cannabidiol (CBD).
Please note: this is an area of law that is evolving very quickly. The information contained in this guide is subject to change based on new laws and regulations.
In general, marijuana is classified as a controlled substance on both the federal and the state levels. Please see the Cannabidiol (CBD) and Compassionate-Use Program pages of this guide for specific instances in which certain cannabis products have been legalized.
Note: State and federal law use the spelling "marihuana."
These e-books contain information on cannabis law. These e-books can be viewed by those who have signed up for a free library account with the Texas State Law Library. Only Texas residents are eligible to sign up. Signing up is free.