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George Ryan Conviction

Good News For George Ryan

AP | Posted 08.08.2012 | Chicago

KANKAKEE, Ill. -- Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan has qualified for a work release program that will allow him to leave prison five months before his...

Ex-Governor's Appeal Denied In Federal Court

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.06.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- A federal court in Chicago on Monday denied George Ryan's latest appeal seeking his release from prison, dashing what was widely regarded a...

George Ryan Attorneys Appeal Former Governor's Corruption Conviction

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 09.19.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — What could be imprisoned former Illinois Gov. George Ryan's last longshot chance at a new trial is now again in the hands of an appeal...

George Ryan, Convicted Ex-Governor, Must Forfeit Entire Pension, Supreme Court Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Illinois pension system may be tens of billions in the red, but as of Friday it has one fewer check to write: convicted ex-Governor George Ryan wo...