Criticism of Rebecca Kaplan Is Misguided 

The Oakland councilwoman was right to criticize the federal crackdown on medical pot and to ask the feds for more help in targeting guns and violence.

Over the past few weeks, Oakland City Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan has come under fire for publicly objecting to the federal crackdown on medical cannabis and the attempt by US Attorney Melinda Haag to close Harborside Health Center. San Francisco Chronicle columnist Chip…

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