Former Illinois governor George Ryan was released from a Terre Haute, Ind. prison this morning and was sent to a Chicago halfway house.
Former Gov. George Ryan's third appeal for an early release from federal prison was denied Wednesday by the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Former Gov. George Ryan's wife, Lura Lynn Ryan died Monday at a hospital in Kankakee due to complications from chemotherapy.
Newly-disclosed court records show that former Gov. George Ryan was allowed to visit his ailing wife, Lura Lynn, on Wednesday.
A lawyer for former Gov. George Ryan said that wife Lura Lynn Ryan is in intensive care and may have only hours to live.