Recent reports show that a great-grandmother was arrested for carrying CBD oil while on a trip to Disney World. After spending several hours in jail, she was eventually released on bail. The case is one of several recent incidents that highlights the confusion hanging over CBD law throughout the country.
Great-Grandmother Arrested for Carrying CBD Oil
According to arrest reports only recently picking up public attention, 69-year-old Hester Burkhalter was arrested on April 15. The incident occurred after she tried to pass through a checkpoint on her way to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom.
As reported by the Tampa Bay Times, Burkhalter had been planning her trip to Disney World for at least two years. But unfortunately for her, those plans were dramatically disrupted.
After security spotted a bottle of CBD oil in Burkhalter’s purse, the cops eventually got involved. And before the day was over, Burkhalter had been removed from the Disney property.
She was ultimately charged with possession of hashish, which is a felony. As a result, Burkhalter was locked up in the Orange County Jail. She reportedly spent a total of 12 hours behind bars before being released on $2,000 bail.
Since the incident, all charges have reportedly