Psychedelic Science (1997)

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Reports on plans to resume human trials of the drug LSD in Washington, some thirty years after human research into the therapeutic value of psychedelic drugs was banned. The ban was imposed after the Charles Manson slayings. Its lifting coincides with increased "recreational" usage of the drug amongst American high school students.

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