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Lynn DeJac Diagnosed With Stage 4 Lung Cancer

11:59 PM, Feb 28, 2013   |    comments
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BUFFALO, NY-- Lynn DeJac, The Buffalo woman wrongfully sent to prison for more than a decade for the death of her daughter, has terminal cancer.

DeJac's daugther, Crystallynn Gerard, was found dead in Febraury of 1993.

Thursday, she revealed she has stage 4 lung cancer , which was diagnosed about six weeks ago.

DeJac, who gave birth to twins shortly after she was sent to prison , told reporters her spiritual beliefs will guide her through whatever time she has left, because, whether she lives or dies, she wins.

"My boys are beautiful, my husband's beautiful.  I get to be with them and enjoy life with them, and experience life with them, or I get to go be with my daughter, and the rest of my family,"  says DeJac.

DeJac was awarded over $2-million from NYS to settle a wrongful imprisonment lawsuit.  Other lawsuits are still pending. 

 

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