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Calls for Tough Justice in Pistorius Case

The first anniversary of the shooting death of South African model Reeva Steenkamp at the hands of her boyfriend, Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius, has sparked protests and calls for tougher justice in cases of violence against women. The 29-year-old model and reality TV star was shot three times while in Pistorius' bathroom in the pre-dawn hours of Valentine's Day 2013. The double-amputee sprinter, known as "Blade Runner," told a court last year he shot Steenkamp...

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