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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: Canada’s Senators Must Respect the Will of Canadians; It’s becoming clear that despite the overwhelming and unwavering support for cannabis legalization from all corners of our country, Conservative Senators are choosing party lines over the democratic will of the people.

  • The New Normal; As our CEO Barinder Rasode explains, once the mainstream opinion about cannabis changes, so will the attitudes of professionals and industries that can help improve the product and health outcomes, ultimately transforming the cannabis sector even further. Only then will we truly see the long-lasting cultural implications of legalization.

  • Let The Light In; As Botaniq Magazine explains, the concept behind Tantalus Labs’ SunLab is simple: grow marijuana the way nature intended it to be grown—with sunlight.

  • ICYMI: PEI tabled cannabis legislation last week; As the CBC reports, the Government wants to create a new corporation to handle the sale of cannabis and is placing limits on smoking around children and the transportation of marijuana.

  • Food for Thought: Lessons learned about legalized marijuana from Colorado's chief medical officer; This CBC feature is a good reminder of what Canada can learn from Colorado as we get set to take our own journey down the path of cannabis legalization.