Cannabis in court: A medical marijuana patient does battle over East Wenatchee arrest

Although Ramos had a medical card validating his possession of pot, East Wenatchee City Attorney Devin Poulson refused to dismiss the case, demanded Ramos’s medical records, asked a judge to strip him of his medical defense, and told the defendant’s lawyer he doesn’t believe clients like Ramos — who claims to suffer the effects of a back injury — have legitimate medical conditions that justify marijuana use.