SACRAMENTO (KPIX) — Magic mushrooms could be legalized in California as early as 2018.
A ballot measure was filed at the Attorney General’s office Friday.READ MORE: Big Sur Residents Told to Boil Water Due to Possible Wildfire Damage to Utility
The initiative would put the legal age of use of the psychedelic psilocybin mushrooms at 21.READ MORE: Hazardous Sneaker Waves Threaten San Francisco Beachcombers
When eaten, “shrooms” have hallucinogenic properties, much like LSD.
Now it needs more than 365,000 signatures to get on the 2018 ballot.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: Air Attack, Calming Winds Aid Firefighters Battling Wildfire Near Big Sur; Containment Grows To 25 Percent
If passed, adults could legally use, possess, sell, transport and cultivate psilocybin mushrooms.