Bill To Decriminalize Psychedelic Drugs Passes Senate Health CommitteeA bill authored by San Francisco State Senator Scott Wiener aimed at decriminalizing psychedelic drugs on Wednesday passed the Senate Health Committee by a vote of 6-1, according to Wiener's office.
State Sen. Scott Wiener Introduces Bill To Decriminalize Psychedelic DrugsState Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, on Thursday unveiled a bill to decriminalize the use and possession of some psychedelic drugs including LSD, magic mushrooms and MDMA.
Walnut Creek Police Find $1.1M In Cash, Various Drugs In Pittsburg ApartmentAn alleged East Bay drug dealer was in possession of several pounds of powdered drugs and more than $1.1 million in cash when they searched his Pittsburg apartment in January, according to the Walnut Creek Police Department.
Richmond Police Seize Guns, Cash, Drugs Totaling Over $9,000Police in Richmond seized two guns, $38,000 in cash and over $9,000 worth of drugs after an investigation, the department reported Sunday.
Bay Area Patients Find Psychiatric Relief From Psychedelic TherapyPsychedelics are poised to make a breakthrough as a therapeutic agent which may help patients suffering from life-threatening conditions and psychological traumas.
UC Santa Cruz Fraternity, Sorority Suspend Activities After Alleged Student Drug Ring BustedSix students at University of California, Santa Cruz have been placed on interim suspension after being arrested and accused of being part of an international drug smuggling ring.
UC Santa Cruz MDMA Ring Busted; Sorority, Fraternity Members JailedThree sorority and three fraternity members at UC Santa Cruz were arrested for allegedly taking part in an MDMA drug sales ring and found to be in possession of $100,000-worth of the infamous club drug.
Patients Legally Take Ecstasy While Receiving Therapy In Marin CountyDecades after the U.S. Federal Government banned the drug ecstasy a Bay Area medical team got special permission to study its therapeutic use in patients with life-threatening illness.
Feds Approve Ecstasy Therapy Study In Marin CountyA team of psychotherapists at a Marin County clinic now have permission to start using ecstasy in therapy trials.
Alexander Shulgin, ‘Godfather of Ecstasy’, Dies At Lafayette Home Alexander Shulgin, a respected chemist famed for dusting off a decades-old recipe for the psychedelic drug ecstasy, died at his Lafayette home on Monday according to his wife.
San Rafael Couple Faces Federal Charges, Linked To Massive Ecstasy Operation A San Rafael couple linked to an alleged drug-smuggling operation in Canada are scheduled to go to trial after pleading not guilty to five federal charges, including conspiracy to possess and distribute ecstasy.
Officials Urge Caution With Drug Use At 'Beyond Wonderland' FestivalSafety officials are urging attendees at the Beyond Wonderland 2-day EDM festival at the Shoreline Amphitheater this weekend to stay safe...
2 Arrested In Massive Ecstasy Bust At SF Bernal Heights Apartment San Francisco police on Sunday made one of the biggest drug busts in the department’s history, seizing more than $1.5 million worth of MDMA powder and pills from an apartment near the city’s Bernal Heights neighborhood.
Santa Rosa Drug Bust Yields 8 Pounds Of Pot; 1 ArrestA 29-year-old man was arrested Monday afternoon after a police narcotics unit discovered a marijuana grow house in Santa Rosa, police said.
Vallejo Drug Bust Nets $30K In Meth, EcstasyNearly $30,000 worth of methamphetamine and Ecstasy pills was seized at two Vallejo residences after search warrants were served Thursday, according to the Solano County Sheriff’s Office.