Italy Protecting the Witness

October 14, 2012 - 6:34 AM
In this photo taken Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, the municipality of Monza commemorates Lea Garofalo with flowers and a plaque as an example of courage as a witness for legality, at a cemetery wall near the spot where she was murdered in Monza, near Milan, Italy. Grofalo, a woman who dared to cooperate with police in the fight against a dreaded Italian mob network was murdered, her body dumped in a barrel of acid in the countryside near Milan. Her 17-year-old daughter stepped forward and testified, helping to send six people to prison for life. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)