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Where I Stand on Magic Mushrooms

The author clarifies his position on psilocybin policy

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MyMy position on the recent initiatives to change the legal status of psilocybin in various jurisdictions is somewhat nuanced and perhaps for that reason has been misrepresented in several press accounts. To be clear: I support decriminalization. “No one should ever be arrested or go to jail for the possession or…

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