Washtenaw prosecutor won’t charge people for marijuana, shrooms, other psychedelics

January 12, 2021

MGC fully supports our progressive prosecutor in this announcement, shifting the priorities of his office and recognizing the war on drugs has failed!

ANN ARBOR, MI – Washtenaw County Prosecutor Eli Savit has announced his office will not charge people for use, possession or small-scale distribution of marijuana and entheogenic plants, including magic mushrooms and other naturally occurring psychedelics.

In addition, the prosecutor’s office will support the expungement of old criminal convictions arising from marijuana or entheogenic-plant offenses, Savit said.

Read more about this topic in the article on MLive.