St. Louis County council votes to decriminalize recreational marijuana possession

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The St. Louis County Council voted 6-1 Tuesday night to reduce the penalties for certain amounts — less than 35 grams — of recreational marijuana possession. It goes from a fine of not more than ,000 or one year in jail or both to a…

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House Votes To Decriminalize Marijuana, Sends Bill To Senate | TODAY

The House of Representatives voted to decriminalize marijuana and expunge the criminal records of marijuana offenders, making it the first time Congress took up the issue on a federal level. The bill now faces an uphill battle in the Senate as Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says it won’t be taken…

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NJ Bill To Decriminalize Marijuana, Reduce Penalties On Magic Mushrooms Advances

A New Jersey legislative committee voted on Thursday to advance a bill that would decriminalize the possession of marijuana and reduce the penalties for possessing small amounts of psilocybin mushrooms. The move by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee comes only days after New Jersey voters approved a constitutional amendment…

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Movement to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’ gains steam

SANTA CRUZ —  At first glance, it looked like an ordinary gardening workshop. On a table at the front of the room sat soil additives, humidity detectors and an oyster mushroom the size of a grapefruit. “This is a younger shiitake mycelium,” said instructor Will Goss, passing around a bag of…

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