Misc. news stories
Research on psychedelics, which have been profoundly stigmatized, highly restricted, and tragically undeveloped for more than half a century, is stirring back to life….
The first research center of its kind in the country is bringing renewed rigor to the investigation of the drugs’ therapeutic uses.
Psychedelics decriminalization could be coming to the nation’s capital, where advocates recently submitted a ballot initiative to make entheogenic substances among the city’s lowest law enforcement priorities.
It was a few hours into his first ayahuasca treatment that Kerry Rhodes vomited a foetus into a bucket and found truth.
A congressional committee will debate two bills to federally legalize marijuana and several other pieces of cannabis research legislation next week.
New York wasn’t able to legalize cannabis last year, but Governor Cuomo vows it’ll happen this time around. Cuomo on Wednesday highlighted adult-use cannabis legalization as one of his 2020 priorities.
Despite a terrifying trip involving ghosts, broccoli, and frogs, I’m so glad I did it. I’ve finally found inner peace and my life has radically changed.
The criminal case against an MS sufferer for growing cannabis to treat her illness has been abandoned by the Crown Prosecution Service on public interest grounds.
Following the popularity of ‘microdosing’ psychedelics to improve productivity, some are turning to these substances for career clarity.
Thailand opened its first full-time clinic specialising in traditional and alternative cannabis-based medicine on Monday, as part of a move by the government towards developing a medicinal cannabis industry.
People who claim a stronger bond with nature following a psychedelic experience aren’t just blowing smoke, according to new research.
Illinois governor JB Pritzker described this as the step as a first wave of thousands of such expungements anticipated under the state’s new marijuana legalization law.
Denver’s Psilocybin Mushroom Policy Review Panel the only municipal body of its kind in the world with a mandate to collect data and report on the impacts of psilocybin decriminalization in a metropolitan area.
Jan Kounen, the Netherlands-born French film filmmaker has delivered his most personal work so far with “Ayahuasca,” a virtual reality experience exploring shamanic medicine from the Peruvian jungle.
Italy’s Supreme Court has ruled growing small quantities of cannabis at home for private usage is legal in a landmark verdict.
Medical studies of its use to cure drug addiction show it is effective, but doctors warn it can kill. A former addict who used it says ‘it’s a beautiful thing’.