CBD oil drug test questions

>>> FROM PITTSBURGH, TRANSFORMING >>> THOUSANDS OF HOOSIERS ARE NOW TAKING CBD OIL

>> AND MANY SAY IT ELIMINATES THEIR PAIN BUT COULD THE OIL ALSO ELIMINATE YOUR JOB? >> TONIGHT 13 INVESTIGATES WHETHER THIS POPULAR PRODUCT WILL SHOW UP IN A DRUG TEST IF YOU USE THE OIL, WE HAVE IMPORTANT TEST RESULTS YOU NEED TO SEE >> KEITH CRUICK OWNS A SMALL TRANSPORTATION COMPANY >> WE TRANSPORT PEOPLE

>> SHE DRIVES SENIORS TO THEIR DOCTOR APPOINTMENTS FOR 40 YEARS KEITH WAS THE ONE GOING TO THE DOCTOR FOR TERRIBLE MIGRAINE HEADACHES AND THEN HE DISCOVERED CBD OIL >> I HAVE NO PAIN NONE >> BUT NOW KEITH IS DEALING WITH A DIFFERENT KIND OF HEADACHE

HE HAD TO TAKE A ROUTINE DRUG TEST AND THE RESULTS SHOWED THAT KEITH TESTED POSITIVE FOR MARIJUANA >> THAT BLEW ME AWAY I WAS NOT EXPECTING THAT >> DO YOU USE MARIJUANA AT ALL? >> ABSOLUTELY NOT >> THIS IS ALL YOU'RE TAKING

>> THAT'S IT >> IT'S IMPORTANT TO POINT OUT THAT MARIJUANA AND CBD OIL HAVE SOMETHING IN COMMON THEY BOTH COME FROM THE CANNABIS PLANT IN FACT, 13 INVESTIGATES SENT KEITH'S CBD OIL TO A CERTIFIED LAB TO HAVE IT TESTED THE RESULTS SHOW IT CONTAINS ONLY 0

018% CBD THAT'S A TINY FRACTION OF WHAT'S LEGAL IN INDIANA, WELL BELOW THE STATE'S LEGAL LIMIT FOR CBD OIL >> AND THEY THINK I'M A POT HEAD >> KEITH IS ON THE VERGE OF LOSING HIS CONTRACT >> I WILL LOSE ALL OF MY CLIENTELE AND HAVE TO TRANSFER MY BUSINESS SOMEWHERE ELSE ALL OF OF THIS TEST

I'M FOLLOWING THE LAW >> KEITH IS NOT THE ONLY ONE CONCERNED >> FREED LOUIS IS THE CLERK AND TREASURER FOR THE CITY HE TAKES CBD OIL AND SAYS SEVERAL CITY EMPLOYS NOW USE CBD OIL AND MORE WANT TO START >> THE POLICE CHIEF COMES OVER AND SAYS, YOU'RE TAKING CBD I GO YEAH

HE GOES, A BUNCH OF MY OFFICERS WANT TO TAKE IT >> BUT WOULD THE POLICE OFFICERS BE ABLE TO PASS A DRUG TEST IF THEY TOOK THE OIL WE WENT TO THE LOCAL DRUG SCREENING LABS TO FIND OUT >> I HAVE NO IDEA I WOULD GOOGLE IT AND FIND OUT

>> THEY DIDN'T KNOW EITHER >> I DON'T KNOW >> FRED WANTED ANSWERS SO HE CAME UP WITH A PLAN OF HIS OWN >> I SAID I'LL TAKE A DRUG TEST I'LL BE THE AGAINNY PIG AND SEE WHAT HAPPENS

>> OF COURSE IT CAME BACK POSITIVE >> THAT'S RIGHT, ANOTHER DRUG TEST POSITIVE FOR SIMPLY TAKING ONE PILL A DAY OF CBD OIL >> THIS IS ALL NEW >> KEVIN BETZ IS AN ATTORNEY WHO SPECIALIZES IN EMPLOYMENT LAW HE SAYS CBD OIL IS NOT SOMETHING THAT EMPLOYERS SHOULD BE AFRAID OF

>> IF THIS IS SOLVING A PERSON'S DISABILITY, THEY BECOME A MORE PRODUCTIVE EMPLOYEE, WHY WOULD YOU WANT TO FIRE SOMEBODY FOR BEING PRODUCTIVE >> HE SAYS EMPLOYERS MAY NOW NEED TO RETHINK THEIR DRUG TESTING POLICIES BECAUSE OF CBD OIL AND THAT'S EXACTLY WHAT THE CITY OF SEYMOUR IS DOING >> WE HAVE TALKED, THE MAYOR AND I, AND I THINK WE'RE GOING TO REDO THE DRUG POLICY >> BUT FOR PEOPLE LIKE KEITH, THERE IS STILL CONFUSION AND CONCERN, WONDERING WHAT WILL HAPPEN NEXT >> I JUST DON'T WANT THIS TO HAPPEN TO OTHER PEOPLE

I DON'T WANT TO SEE PEOPLE GET FIRED OVER SOMETHING THAT THEY DIDN'T DO ANYTHING WRONG >> WE'VE TALKED WITH TOXICOLOGY AND LEGAL EXPERTS HERE'S THEIR ADVICE IF YOU'RE SUBJECT TO DRUG TESTS AT WORK, EITHER DON'T USE CBD OIL OR CHOOSE CBD OIL THAT IS CLEARLY MARKED ZERO THC USE THE LOWEST DOSAGE AS POSSIBLE

AND IF YOU'RE USING CBD OIL AT THE TIME OF THE DRUG TEST, TELL YOUR EMPLOYER THAT YOU'RE TAKING IT BEFORE THE RESULTS COME BACK TO AVOID SURPRISES MOST EXPERTS SAY THAT CBD OIL WITH LOW AMOUNTS OF THC SHOULD NOT SHOW UP ON A DRUG TEST BUT CLEARLY THAT'S NOT THE CASE >> IS THERE NO WAY TO TELL A DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CBD OIL AND MARIJUANA USE? >> NO, THERE REALLY ISN'T SO EMPLOYERS WHO HAVE ZERO TOLERANCE POLICIES, THEY MAY WANT TO RECONSIDER THAT >> BUT WHEN YOU LOOK AT IT FROM THE EMPLOYER'S POINT OF VIEW, IT SEEMS LIKE THERE WOULD BE SOME LEGAL JEOPARDY THERE FOR THEM

>> THERE POSSIBLY COULD BE FOR SOME EMPLOYEES, THE RIGHT TO USE CBD OIL, IT COULD BE COVERED UNDER THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT WE'LL HAVE MORE OF THAT AT WTHRCOM IN TWO MINUTES I'M GOING TO BE LIVE ON WTHR'S FACEBOOK PAGE TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS

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