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George Homer Ryan was the 39th Governor of the U.S. state of Illinois from 1999 until 2003. He is a member of the Republican Party. Ryan became nationally known when he "raised the national debate on capital punishment" by issuing a moratorium on executions in 2000,. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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George Ryan sets the record straight
2014-07-05
In the early 1970s, George Ryan helped build what we now call the "Old Jail" in downtown Kankakee. He was chairman of the Kankakee County Board back then. Decades later, he helped build the new jail, what we call the Jerome Combs Detention Center, ...
(Kankakee Daily Journal)
  1. George Ryan wants to campaign against death penalty
  2. George Ryan, Ex-Governor And Ex-Cont, Renews Call To Ban Death Penalty
  3. Ex-Illinois governor emerges, talks death penalty

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Ex-Gov. George Ryan returns, talks death penalty
2014-07-04
KANKAKEE — George Ryan, an ex-Illinois governor and now an ex-convict, says he'd like to re-engage with the cause he left behind when he went to prison in 2007 — campaigning for the end of the death penalty in the U.S.. “Americans should come to ...
(The State Journal-Register)
  1. Ex-Illinois governor returns, talks death penalty

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Probation ends for ex-Gov. George Ryan
2014-07-02
George Ryan no longer has to ask permission to travel or report to parole officer. After five years in prison and one and a half years on home confinement, Ryan is free. His parole on corruption charges ended Wednesday, and on his first day of freedom, ...
(WLS-TV)
  1. Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan regrets allowing last Illinois execution to ...
  2. George Ryan ends parole today, gives rare interview
  3. George Ryan finishes supervision after prison term

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Former Gov. George Ryan officially a free man
2014-07-02
Ryan was convicted for a truck driver license scandal during his time as Secretary of State. The corruption was revealed after an accident killed six children in 1994. Scott and Janet Willis' children were killed when their van exploded after it ran ...
(WGNtv.com)
  1. George Ryan Unfiltered: Former Illinois Governor Talks Prison and Praying for ...
  2. George Ryan Says He Prays For Willis Children Daily
  3. Exclusive: Ex-Gov Ryan says he prays for Willis children daily

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2014-07-01
More than a dozen former and current diplomats say the relationship between Washington and Baghdad has been marred by repeated missteps by both Obama and his predecessor, President George W. Bush. Washington, the diplomats say, has been ...
(The Atlantic)

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    Astros' internal dealings go public in a big way
    2014-06-30
    DJ said he doesn't think he'll trade Stanton and the only deal he could think of from us that would work would be [outfielder George] Springer and [shortstop Carlos] Correa. JL said that would not work. JL posited a deal around [pitcher Jarred] ... In ...
    (FOXSports.com)
    1. Marlins Deny Giancarlo Stanton Trade Talks
    2. Leaked text messages give insight into Astros trade talks of last two years

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    Special Report: How Iraq's Maliki defined limits of US power
    2014-06-30
    Special Report: How Iraq's Maliki defined limits of U.S. power. By Warren Strobel, Missy Ryan, David Rohde and Ned Parker. WASHINGTON/BAGHDAD Mon Jun 30, 2014 8:10pm IST ... More than a dozen former and current diplomats say the relationship between ...
    (Reuters)
    1. Sunni militants' declaration of new Islamic state met with alarm, ridicule in ...

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    St George Illawarra Dragons vs Melbourne Storm: NRL live scores, blog
    2014-06-30
    It's the return rubber of the most controversial game of the year, as the St George Illawarra Dragons take on the Melbourne Storm. Join The Roar for lives ... The Storm have no outs, with Bryan Norrie and Ryan Hoffman set to start. Jordan McLean and ...
    (The Roar)
    1. St George Illawarra versus Melbourne
    2. St George Illawarra Dragons vs Melbourne Storm live scores, results - 2014 NRL ...
    3. Storm star's last chance to impress Queensland selectors

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    Giants' Romo says he's getting better
    2014-06-29
    Facebook Twitter Google Plus Reddit E-mail Print. Reds Giants Baseball. San Francisco Giants' Joe Panik hits a ground ball that scored Brandon Crawford against the Cincinnati Reds during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 28, 2014, in ...
    (The Idaho Statesman)
    1. Cozart, Reds score 5 in 11th to beat Giants 7-3
    2. Leake records a career-high with 12 strikeouts in Reds' 3-1 win over Giants

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