Congress debates… magic mushrooms [and entheogens]

[Rep.] Harris proposed forbidding Washington, DC, from implementing a voter initiative to make… [certain entheogenic plants and fungi] the bottom legislation enforcement precedence. Initiative organizers say they submitted sufficient signatures to look on the November poll.

“Even Harris acknowledges the irrefutable science behind a few of these psychedelics,” mentioned initiative proposer Melissa Lavasani, who says she used shrooms to deal with postpartum despair… Harris is reviled by many native drug reform activists due to his still-active funds provision that blocks DC from regulating leisure marijuana gross sales, which 65 % of metropolis voters backed in 2014.

Original Article (Grunt Stuff):
Congress debates whether magic mushrooms would make DC ‘drug capital’
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