Arizona has a record-high number of state-licensed medical marijuana operating throughout Arizona.
The Arizona Medical Marijuana Act allows for up to 126 dispensaries to open. Nearly 80 dispensaries are now open in Arizona, and many more plan to open in 2014.
“Arizona’s medical marijuana industry is predicted to enlarge significantly in 2014,” stated a spokesperson for Hemp American Media Group.
Arizona currently has 50,000 medical marijuana patients and almost 80 dispensaries. Over 70% of patients have chronic pain listed as their qualifying condition and the majority of patients are males.
“As dispensaries become more common place in Arizona, the amount of interest and awareness by the public continues to increase.” stated an industry professional.