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NICHE this Week: 5 Things You Need to Know

As you kick off the week, here are five things making news in the cannabis industry:

  • New Blog: The Path Pavers: A Look back at the Road to Legalization; In our latest blog, we discuss how it’s important to remember the significant milestones that led us to legalization, the people who paved the path forward, and the fundamental reasons why people fought to end prohibition.

  • Check out the new “Cannabis Stats Hub,” a one-stop shop for all cannabis related data collected by Statistics Canada.

  • Statistics Canada has launched a new crowdsourcing initiative on cannabis use and prices. They want you to tell them about your last purchase of dried cannabis and your submission is anonymous.

  • ICYMI: Health Canada is introducing two targeted changes to the physical security requirements for licensed producers under ACMPR. Read the full news release for all the details.

  • Food for Thought: Police prepare to crack down on driving-while-high; The Globe takes a look at Bill C-46 and what’s being done to give officers a better ability to detect all drug impairments.