08/21/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Dan Rather Wins Access To Thousands Of Documents In Suit Against CBS

Dan Rather won significant victories Tuesday in his suit against his former network, CBS. He won access to more than 3,000 documents that his lawyer said were expected to reveal evidence that CBS had tried to influence the outcome of a panel that investigated his much-debated "60 Minutes" report about former President George W. Bush's military record.