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Which U.S. state will be the first to legalize shrooms?

Oregon is also stepping into the spotlight in this movement. 2017 bill passed by the legislature moved toward decriminalizing heroin, cocaine, and a host of other substances, including psychedelics. The governor signed it shortly afterward, making these drugs a misdemeanor instead of a felony.

Intention matters as well. Treating psilocybin as a party drug can result in unexpected and unwanted effects. While we’re not sure what state will step into that [legalization] role first, one thing is certain: one of them is going to. As with the marijuana industry, you’re going to see a whole new world of psychedelics blossom before our eyes. The Oregon Psilocybin Society has its sights trained on 2020. The… goal is to better understand the treatment of mental health disorders by using this longtime ritualistic… [fungi]…

Original Article (Big Think):
Which U.S. state will be the first to legalize shrooms?
Artwork Fair Use: Rehab Center Parus and ECfES Newsletter (with attribution)

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