Colorado will probably always be known as one of the first states to legalize recreational marijuana, but that may soon be only one of the drugs that is allowed in our state.
As of Friday morning, more than 8,000 signatures had been gathered. Only 4,726 valid signatures are required to make the ballot.
The Denver Psilocybin Initiative would make personal use, possession and propagation of psilocybin mushrooms, also known as magic mushrooms, for adults 21 and older the “city’s lowest law-enforcement priority.”
It would also “prohibit the city from spending resources to impose criminal penalties” for personal use, possession and growth.