The party is over in Amsterdam. The Dutch government today announced a ban on psilocybin mushrooms, long tolerated under the Netherlands’ notoriously liberal drug laws, after the well-publicized suicide of a teenage user. The fungus ‘will be outlawed the same way as other drugs,’ the justice minister said. The government will crack down on sellers to enforce the ban, the AP reports.
October 13, 2007 at 1:45 am
A step in the wrong direction. Those guys must be trippin’!!
This article in Foreign Policy hits the nail on the head.
October 15, 2007 at 7:57 pm
That is blasphemous.. though, on the other hand.. you can now go to Mexico for everything and anything.