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Fourth Massachusetts City Decriminalizes Psychedelic PlantsShutterstock.com

Fourth Massachusetts City Decriminalizes Psychedelic Plants

The resolution, however, does not authorize the commercial sale of entheogenic plants and fungi, nor cultivation for large-scale distribution.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to Consider Legalizing PsilocybinFrederic Legrand - COMEO / HaHanna/ Shutterstock.com

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to Consider Legalizing Psilocybin

The leader of the Conservative Party in the United Kingdom tells a Member of Parliament "we will consider the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs' recent advice on reducing barriers to research with controlled drugs."
Arcata Becomes Third California City to Decriminalize Psychedelics

Arcata Becomes Third California City to Decriminalize Psychedelics

Planting, cultivating, purchasing, transporting, distributing, possessing these plants and fungi will be the lowest law enforcement priority for the city.
Why This California City Recriminalized Peyote

Why This California City Recriminalized Peyote

The sacred entheogen was also excluded from Seattle's resolution to decriminalize natural psychedelics.
Seattle Decriminalizes Natural Psychedelics

Seattle Decriminalizes Natural Psychedelics

Seattle City Council unanimously approves a resolution declaring entheogen-related activities should be among lowest law enforcement priorities.
Detroit Voters Can Decriminalize Psychedelic Plants This November

Detroit Voters Can Decriminalize Psychedelic Plants This November

The proposal asks voters if the city should "decriminalize to the fullest extent permitted under Michigan law the personal possession and therapeutic use of entheogenic plants by adults."
The Legal Status of Psychedelics Around the World

The Legal Status of Psychedelics Around the World

In Brazil, there have been no instances of an individual being punished for the consumption, cultivation, or possession of magic mushrooms.
California Bill Decriminalizing Psychedelics Delayed Until 2022

California Bill Decriminalizing Psychedelics Delayed Until 2022

SB 519 would decriminalize the personal use of psilocybin, psilocyn, MDMA, LSD, DMT, mescaline (excluding peyote), and ibogaine, including in group counseling and community-based healing settings.
Why These Researchers Are Concerned About Psychedelic Legalization

Why These Researchers Are Concerned About Psychedelic Legalization

Two researchers argue we still can’t be sure what the effects of widespread public use of psychedelics would be, and point to possible negatives.
Grand Rapids May Be Second City in Michigan to Decriminalize Natural Psychedelics by Year’s End

Grand Rapids May Be Second Michigan City to Decriminalize Natural Psychedelics by Year’s End

City Commissioner Kurt Reppart believes there is enough support to pass a resolution as early as fall.