Magic Mushroom Dispensary Canada

A new mushroom dispensary near me specializing in magic mushrooms opened Friday in Kitchener, Ont., to meet a growing demand for the hallucinogenic drugs. FunGuyz sells mushrooms containing the chemical psilocybin, which can cause people to see and feel things that aren’t real (hallucinations). The store also offers other drugs like LSD, Peyote and coca-leaf tea from Bolivia. A handful of customers showed up on the first day.

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While Canada has legalized cannabis, it’s still illegal to grow, sell and possess magic mushrooms. The only way to legally consume the drug is as part of a research study or with special permission from Health Canada and the help of a doctor. FunGuyz owner Dana Larsen says the government’s refusal to loosen restrictions around psychedelics is frustrating for drug reform advocates. He points to the recent success of marijuana activists who’ve used civil disobedience to fight for decriminalization and the emergence of Alberta as the first province to regulate psilocybin for psychedelic-assisted therapy clinics.

At a business licence hearing last week, Vancouver city councillors Adriane Carr and Pete Fry proposed letting dispensaries like FunGuyz apply for the same kind of license the city gave to illicit cannabis shops in 2015. But the motion was rejected, with some councillors saying the advocacy wasn’t appropriate for a hearing on a business licence. Lawyer Eugene Oscapella, who specializes in drug policy, agrees. He said it’s likely police have more pressing issues to deal with, including noise complaints, reports of selling to minors g