Plus: Democrats talk LGBTQ equality, California cracks down on mini-shampoo, and more...
Next week, the Berkeley city council will consider a measure to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms and other "entheogenic" substances.
It would allow adults, age 21 and older, to visit official service centers on the recommendation of a medical professional
The new law eliminates a loophole that allowed police to continue arresting people for something that was not supposed to be a crime anymore.
The Oakland City Council unanimously approved a city ordinance decriminalizing "entheogenic plants."
'We know what we want to do with our bodies, and we don't need government interference.'
Decriminalize Denver campaign director Kevin Matthews speaks about his winning strategy and the new frontier of drug policy.
A new frontier in rolling back drug prohibition
The black market is how you get things done when government gets in the way.
Kamala Harris Won't Denounce Federal Law That Harms Sex Workers, but May Support Decriminalizing Prostitution
"I think that we have to understand though that it is not as simple as that."
Whether the police will stop arresting people is another question.
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The idea of decriminalizing fare evasion pits civil liberties advocates against the needs of a (partially) user-funded transit system.
Amash and Massie will return. Michigan will have legal weed. No Nevada brothels will be banned. And more...
...with a little help from "Distracted Boyfriend" guy.
Libertarian Party Adopts New Sex Work Plank, Becomes Only Notable U.S. Party to Endorse Prostitution Decriminalization
The LP's move comes the same week the Green Party explicitly rejected a platform that protects sex worker rights.
With the D.C. primary approaching, candidates are quizzed on a bill that would decriminalize prostitution in the district.
Lawmakers are right to seek occupational licensing reform.
Virginia's incoming governor supports decriminalization.
A new bill would remove all criminal penalties in the District for buying or selling sex.
A $1,000 fine and potentially six months of jail time becomes a $75 ticket.
Tomorrow New Hampshire becomes the 22nd state to eliminate that possibility.
Lawmakers consider bill that lets eight counties experiment with safe spaces to use illegal drugs.