Category: Medical Cannabis

Coachella Bans Medical Marijuana at Event

Patient Discrimination to be Standard Policy by Event Organizers APR 25, 2017 – Coachella organizers have banned medical marijuana patients from bringing their medicine to the event in Indio, California. Even though cannabis is legal in California now, the organizers have decided to take a stance that clearly discriminates against patient’s medical rights, and JTMP […]

HuffPo: Kris Kristofferson’s Battle With Undiagnosed Lyme Disease

Musician Battled Disease for Years July 7, 2016 – Dana Parish has a good piece up on HuffPo about Kris Kristofferson’s battle with his undiagnosed lyme disease. He like many people suffering from chronic pain and fatigue put his illness down as “fibromyalgia”. It wasn’t until years into treatment where he discovered “integrative medicine” and […]

JTMP Attends DC National Cannabis Festival

420 Event Brings Music, Education, Advocacy and Entrepreneurs Together APR 24, 2016 – JTMP attended the first annual National Cannabis Festival here in DC that brought cannabis activists and entrepreneurs together for a day of music, education, advocacy, munchies and 420 fun. It was held in DC, for DC is setting the tone for the East […]

Musical Lineup for DC National Cannabis Festival Announced

Event to Highlight DC as the East Coast Cannabis Capital   MAR 22, 2016 – The musical lineup for the HUGE National Cannabis Festival on April 23 in DC has been announced. The bands and musicians that will be performing are Del La Soul, Jesse Royal, Backyard Band, Congo Sanchez Band, and Nappy Riddem. The […]

Bernie Sanders: “I Tried Marijuana Twice, I Coughed Real Bad”

Fiery Socialist Told Las Vegas Crowd, “It Wasn’t For Me” DEC 28, 2015 – Vermont US Senator was stumping in Las Vegas at the Canyon Springs High School tonight, and he told the millennial-rich crowd, “I tried marijuana twice, I coughed real bad. It wasn’t for me.” Sanders then added jokingly, “I understand it has had […]

NYMag: Behind Willie’s Marijuana Strain “Willie’s Reserve”

Musical-Activist Wants to Protect Cannabis from “Big Pot” NOV 2, 2015 – Avid cannabis smoker and musical-activist Willie Nelson told NYMag.com, “I’ve smoked enough and I want to give back”, in a great behind-the-scenes interview of Willie’s cannabis strain “Willie’s Resereve” and how it all came about. Here is an excerpt: “The first thing you […]