When it comes to tax increases, Colorado residents tend to be a tough sell. But when it comes to illegal drugs, they have a reputation to push. That course began in 2012 when the Centennial State became the first to legislate recreational activities.
Now ten years later, Colorado voters have voted 1.053,531 to 489,740 to legalize prescription drugs., a 51.56 percent positive vote to 48.44 percent against.
Psilocybin is a psychoactive compound found in “magic mushrooms,” usually in the Psilocybe genus. Its uses include spiritual rituals, entertainment and medicine.
Psilocybin has hallucinogenic effects. Fresh mushrooms and dried mushrooms can be obtained in different variations. It can also be made in the laboratory. There has been an increased interest in using pure psilocybin for addiction, depression, and other mental and emotional disorders due to its ability to stimulate certain parts of the brain.
People use psilocybin for alcoholism and other addictions, anxiety, depression, depression, PSTD, and many other conditions, but there is not much scientific evidence to support these uses.
And Psilocybin is illegal under federal law in the US. It is classified as a Schedule I controlled substance.
Colorado’s Proposition 122, a ballot measure approved on November 8, is the second US state to depart from the federal government by legalizing prescription drugs. Natural Medicine Colorado, the pro-122 campaign, has claimed victory, as Protect Colorado Kids, the opposition campaign, has conceded.
The pollutant produces illegal psilocybin and psilocin, two compounds found in “magic mushrooms.” It is limited to “rehab centers” and so-called medical centers under the supervision of licensed professionals.
Cultivation and use and distribution of “magic mushroom” compounds are permitted including ibogaine, mescaline, and dimethylamine or DMT for adults permitted under 122.
Oregon will be the first to enact “magic mushroom” laws in 2020.
Colorado law requires the Department of Administrative Agencies (DORA) to adopt licensing criteria for mental health treatment centers, operators, and foster businesses after January 2024. Applications are pending. by the end of 2024, and DORA can expand the list of psychologists.
Denver was the first city to legalize “magic mushrooms,” because there were no health or safety risks from doing so.
Finding wild mushrooms is not risky.
The magic mushroom looks very poisonous and is just as deadly. So, growers should know what species they are looking for and how to identify magic mushrooms in their area before entering the field.
The increased interest in mushrooms containing psilocybin and their consumption can have a negative impact on the population of some species.
Additionally, possession of psilocybin mushrooms is illegal.
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