AP EXCLUSIVE: Campbell's wife defends his care

June 20, 2014 1:33 AM

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Glen Campbell's wife has issued a statement explaining her decision to place the singer in a long-term care facility and expressing hurt over criticism of the move.

Kim Campbell told The Associated Press in an email Thursday that the 78-year-old's Alzheimer's disease has progressed to the point that he needs access to medical care 24 hours a day. Doctors persuaded her this spring to discontinue care at the family's home and move him, drawing criticism from Camp...

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