Judge Gives Rather Chance To Replead Claims

Law360, New York (April 23, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A New York state judge gave ousted anchorman Dan Rather a chance to amend his complaint against CBS Corporation on Tuesday after the court dismissed a number of the claims in the $70 million breach-of-contract suit earlier this month.

Judge Ira Gammerman of the New York State Supreme Court said he would allow Rather to replead certain fraud and tortious interference claims the court dismissed on April 10 for being redundant, late or unsupported.

The April 10 decision allowed Rather's claims alleging breach of contract and...
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