CBD extracted from hops instead of cannabis could provide solution to legal quagmire

Cannabidiol (CBD) is typically linked to the legality and the political landscape surrounding cannabis. But if CBD is derived from something other than cannabis, is the CBD still illegal?

To those in Canada who have, for years, enjoyed ready access to mail-order medical cannabis and local walk-in dispensaries featuring menus with 50+ strains, it can be easy to lose sight of the fact that only about 10 percent of the world’s governments have elected to institute legal medical cannabis programs in their respective countries.