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Q.957

Assata Shakur, who is also known as Joanne Chesimard, lives in Cuba and largely keeps a low profile. In 1977, she was convicted for the killing of a New Jersey police officer, which took place in 1973. She broke out of prison in 1979, and found her way to Cuba, where she has been since.

What dubious 'first' in the history of American law enforcement has she achieved in May 2013, after an FBI announcement to the effect?

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