Advocates in Portland, Chicago, Berkeley and Dallas are pushing decriminalization measures—either through City Council action or ballot measures—aiming to build on successful campaigns to deprioritize enforcement of certain drug laws in Denver and Oakland earlier this year. And we head this story with an image of great Texan psychedelic songwriter Roky Erickson who passed away only a few months back to celebrate the fact that Dallas is also looking at decriminalization

 

The psychedelics reform movement is quietly advancing throughout the country, with four more major cities poised to take up proposals to decriminalize entheogenic substances such as psilocybin mushrooms.

Advocates in Portland, Chicago, Berkeley and Dallas are pushing decriminalization measures—either through City Council action or ballot measures—aiming to build on successful campaigns to deprioritize enforcement of certain drug laws in Denver and Oakland earlier this year.

Here’s a rundown of the latest developments in these jurisdictions:

Read the full rundown at the MM Site

Four More Major Cities Take Steps To Decriminalize Psychedelics