Ex-Cook Co. Commissioner Shaw in hospital

February 21, 2012 9:10:59 AM PST
Former Cook County Cmsr. Robert Shaw was hospitalized Tuesday after falling at his home.

Shaw suffered a fracture to his upper body and is expected to remain hospitalized for several days.

He is listed in fair condition at Ingalls Hospital.

Shaw, a long-time politician, recently withdrew his name as a candidate for the Cook County Board of Review for the March 20 primary election.