Joanne Chesimard

Obama Says Cuba Has Agreed To Address Cases Of US FugitivesObama's move to remove Cuba from the terror list has been met with some opposition over the fugitives.
Hip-Hop Artist Common Out As Commencement Speaker At Kean UniversityThe school announced the Academy Award winner's selection on Monday, but said Tuesday night he would not be the speaker.
NJ Supreme Court Stops Convicted State Trooper Killer’s Parole BidNew Jersey's Supreme Court has put the brakes on the parole bid of a man convicted in the 1973 murder of a state trooper.
Gov. Christie Wants To Halt Cuba Diplomatic Relations Until Cop Killer Is ExtraditedJoanne Chesimard was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison for the 1973 murder of a New Jersey State Trooper.
NJ Police Seek Return Of Joanne Chesimard, Fugitive Cop Killer In CubaShe escaped in 1979 and eventually ended up in Cuba, where she was granted asylum by Fidel Castro and has been living under the name Assata Shakur.
New Jersey Parole Board Files To Block Release Of Trooper Werner Foerster's KillerNew 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.
FBI Adds Cop Killer Joanne Chesimard To Most Wanted Terrorist ListIt 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.