Marlene Hoeber is photographed holding a Smith and Wesson .44 caliber handgun in her Oakland, Calif., home on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Hoeber is a member of
Marlene Hoeber is photographed holding a Smith and Wesson .44 caliber handgun in her Oakland, Calif., home on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Hoeber is a member of the Northern California chapter of the Liberal Gun Club whose members take the progressive line on all things political except their right to bear arms. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group)