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Here are this weeks top stories…

Man told police he bought cannabis from Jesus and it ‘relaxed him around idiots’ – Armaghi UK

Cannabis producer CannTrust to destroy $77M worth of plants, inventory to regain compliance – CBC News

Fanshawe College launching Cannabis Applied Science program – CTV News

Ontario Cannabis Store considers private sector involvement in pot distribution – National Post

Legal cannabis celebrates its first anniversary in Canada: What’s next? – MENAFN

Aphria profit didn’t come from selling marijuana – Market Watch

How do you destroy $77M worth of pot? Well, you don’t put it in a pile ‘and spark it up’ – Salt Wire

Hexo to launch low-cost cannabis product to undercut illegal dispensaries – CTV News

Cannabis legalization costing B.C. communities millions – Vancouver Sun

Black market persists year after pot legalization – Castanet

B.C. government working to change cannabis retail rules – BIV

After criticism, pot packaging tries to go greener – Vancouver Sun

University of Ottawa develops palm-sized Cannabis analysis tool – Ottawa Matters

Muddy waters ahead for Cannabis edibles, according to Dalhousie University professor – Halifax Today