Arizona was the fastest state to establish a recreational cannabis market and turn around sales after legalization. Adult-use sales started just 54 days after certifying the election results that legalized cannabis in the state. This speed has created some issues, such as supply shortages, increased pricing due to strong demand, and limited product testing resources. Here’s what you need to know as of April 2021.
Population: 7.42 Million
Medical Cannabis: Legalized in 2010
Recreational Cannabis: Legalized on November 30, 2020