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mushrooms and suicide in the Netherlands

mushrooms and suicide in the Netherlands

In 2008, magic mushrooms were banned from dutch shops. Psychologie Magazine a dutch magazine on psychology related trends stated in their 2nd issue of this year: Since 2008 the number of suicided in the...

Five years until mushrooms’ breakthrough into medicine and therapy

Five years until mushrooms’ breakthrough into medicine and therapy

Dr. Robin Carhart-Harris, head of Imperial College London‘s Centre for Psychedelic Research stated that he believes the use of magic mushrooms for therapeutic purposes is only a few years away.

Oakland decriminalizes mushrooms and plant-based hallucinogenics

Oakland decriminalizes mushrooms and plant-based hallucinogenics

On Tuesday 4th of June, the Oakland City Council voted on decriminalizing natural hallucinogens – by June 5th it was clear; police will no longer enforce laws on things like psilocybin mushrooms, ayahuasca, peyote...

Oakland may be next to decriminalize magic mushrooms

Oakland may be next to decriminalize magic mushrooms

“Decriminalize Nature Oakland” is the name of the Oakland campaign aiming to achieve just that: A decriminalization of plant- and fungi entheogens. Its followers are rooting for the prospect of establishing sovereignty over an...

Denver Mushroom Ballot

Denver Mushroom Ballot

On the 7th of May 2019, the people of Denver voted for the decriminalization of adult possession and use of psilocybin mushrooms. Owning and eating mushrooms in the state of Denver is now assigned...

Upcoming ballot in Denver on the decriminalisation of magic mushrooms

Upcoming ballot in Denver on the decriminalisation of magic mushrooms

If Kevin Matthew’s initiative succeeds, Denver (Colorado) might become the first US state to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of psilocybin – halting prosecution of people cultivating/owning magic mushrooms for personal use.