CBD stores open in Idaho. They say using hemp, not marijuana, makes them legal

THC, the marijuana-high compound, is illegal. But hemp-based CBD is legal, advocates say, citing an Idaho attorney general's opinion. Joel Bordeaux, owner of Global CBD, has been selling the hemp-based product out of Sandpoint for two years.
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THC, the marijuana-high compound, is illegal. But hemp-based CBD is legal, advocates say, citing an Idaho attorney general's opinion. Joel Bordeaux, owner of Global CBD, has been selling the hemp-based product out of Sandpoint for two years.

Michael Katz covers breaking news at the Idaho Statesman. He attended the University of Southern California and grew up in Pasadena, California.

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