Biography/Memoir

In a nail biter, Denver voters say ‘yes’ to psilocybin magic mushrooms

In other words: no one… [ought to] go to jail for fungus.

The shrooms won. In a nail-biting, first-of-its kind result, Denver voters decided to decriminalize a psychedelic: psilocybin mushrooms. “The last day has been the trip of my life,” said Kevin Matthews, head of the Decriminalize Denver campaign. “We won!!” With this initiative, city cops are supposed to ignore mushrooms if they find them, and the district attorney isn’t supposed to spend money to prosecute them.

Original Article (Westword):
In a nail biter, Denver voters say ‘yes’ to psilocybin magic mushrooms
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