"First state to legalize psychedelic mushrooms" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 05 Nov 2023

"First state to legalize psychedelic mushrooms" NYT crossword answer is:

OREGON (6 letters length)

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Oregon became the first state to legalize psychedelic mushrooms in November of 2023, when voters approved Measure 109. This measure allows the therapeutic use of psilocybin mushrooms, which are known to have a range of potential benefits for mental health. The measure also established a state-regulated program to provide access to psilocybin-producing mushrooms and create a framework for the safe administration of the drug. This groundbreaking decision has been hailed as a major step forward in the decriminalization of psychedelics and the recognition of their potential therapeutic benefits.

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