Lura Lynn Ryan In Intensive Care: Ex-Governor George Ryan Hopes To Visit Wife In Hospital

KANKAKEE, Ill. — Attorneys for imprisoned former Illinois Gov. George Ryan asked a federal court Wednesday to free Ryan so he can be at the hospital bedside of his wife of 55 years, who they said was in intensive care surrounded by her…

KANKAKEE, Ill. — Attorneys for imprisoned former Illinois Gov. George Ryan asked a federal court Wednesday to free Ryan so he can be at the hospital bedside of his wife of 55 years, who they said was in intensive care surrounded by her children.

One of Ryan’s attorneys, former Gov. James Thompson, told The Associated Press that Lura Lynn Ryan’s family was called to her side Wednesday morning after she was admitted the hospital suffering complications from chemotherapy.

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