Rather Makes Play For CBS Panel Documents

Law360, New York (November 6, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Still locked in a battle with his former network, Dan Rather is waiting for a Manhattan judge to rule on whether the longtime CBS Corp. anchorman can have access to records regarding a controversial story about President Bush's Vietnam War-era military service that led to Rather's firing.

On Wednesday, Rather asked New York Supreme Court Justice Ira Gammerman to demand that CBS turn over the documents as part of the $70 million breach-of-contract suit filed against his former network last year, according to Bloomberg.

“We allege...
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