Prison Release

Deon Patrick

Murder Charges Dropped Against Man Imprisoned For 21 Years

Cook County prosecutors Friday dismissed murder charges against an Uptown man who has spent the last 21 years behind bars for a double murder he says he didn’t commit.

01/10/2014

Former Gov. George Ryan arrives at a halfway house on the Near West Side after leaving a federal prison in Terre Haute, Ind., on Jan. 30, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Former Governor George Ryan Leaves Prison, Arrives At Home

Former Gov. George Ryan left the federal prison in Terre Haute, Ind., on Wednesday, moving to a halfway house on the Near West Side to complete his sentence.

01/30/2013

George Ryan

Gov. Ryan To Be Released Next Week

Imprisoned ex-Gov. George Ryan is scheduled to be released to a Chicago halfway house next week.

01/23/2013