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New Jersey Parole Board Files To Block Release Of Trooper Werner Foerster’s Killer

New Jersey’s parole board has filed in court to stop the release of a man convicted of killing a state trooper more than 40 years ago.

10/08/2014

The City College Of New York (credit: Albert from Harlem)

Report: City College Students Banned From Campus After Protest

A published report Monday said City College of New York has suspended two students indefinitely, after they were allegedly accused of trying to incite a riot in a protest against the shutdown of a community center.

10/28/2013

Joanne Chesimard (credit: FBI)

FBI Adds Cop Killer Joanne Chesimard To Most Wanted Terrorist List

It was 40 years ago today that New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster was shot and killed along the New Jersey Turnpike. Joanne Chesimard was convicted and sentenced to life in prison.

05/02/2013