Watch Live: Hemp Bill Up for Debate in Texas House

AUSTIN — Texas lawmakers on Tuesday are scheduled to debate a law that would dramatically change the state's hemp and marijuana laws. House Bill 1325 by Rep. Tracy King, D-Batesville, would open the door for farmers to grow hemp as an industrial crop, and would also legalize hemp and hemp-derived products such as CBD oil that contain less than 0.3 percent of tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, the psychoactive compound that gives marijuana users a high.   Continue reading...

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