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Pakistan Lawyer and Children Killed

Pakistani officials say gunmen have shot dead a lawyer and his two children.

Authorities say the attackers opened fire on high court lawyer Kosar Saqlain Tuesday in Karachi as he was taking his children to school.

Lawyers boycotted proceedings of the provincial high court on Tuesday to mourn and condemn the the death of Saqlain and his children.

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