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Psychedelic news

The Biggest Psychedelic News Stories This Week – February 24

This week witnessed a wave of US states dwelling on psychedelic policies to be included in voting agendas, while cutting-edge DMT research is being subsidized for mental health studies.
Virginia legislators want legal psilocybin

Virginia Legislators Want Legal Psilocybin

As the regulation of psychedelics has slowly shifted across the states, Virginia legislators are doing their part to join in on this movement. Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond), a nurse practitioner, and state Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Chesterfield) filed almost identical measures last year to end the felony possession penalties for psilocybin mostly to protect practitioners! However the bill was killed for reasons such as not being able to control whether citizens would drive under the influence.