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Arizona’s adult-use cannabis initiative is making headway

Arizona's adult-use cannabis initiative is making headway

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 15, 2020

On Thursday, August 20, a voter initiative to legalize a commercial and regulated adult-use cannabis program in Arizona was approved by the Arizona Supreme Court. The successful ruling means that the proposal will be voted on at the forthcoming November ballot. Pro-pot lobbyists can breathe a sig...

Arizona’s prospective recreational cannabis market is attracting investor interest

Arizona's prospective recreational cannabis market is attracting investor interest

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 12, 2020

When analysts pinned a $750 million valuation on Arizona's medical cannabis market, investors and "cannapreneurs" quickly started wondering how much a prospective recreational market could be worth in the conservative state. If all goes well this November, we will soon find out.  On Monday, Augu...

November ballot looks set to feature adult-use cannabis legalization in Arizona

November ballot looks set to feature adult-use cannabis legalization in Arizona

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 29, 2020

At the beginning of July, signatures backing an initiative to legalize recreational cannabis in Arizona were submitted to state officials. The proposed law, which is likely to be featured on the November ballot, would develop a regulated adult-use market. Pro-cannabis lobbyists at Smart and Safe Ari...

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