Listen: Don Hewitt Misconduct Settlement Reportedly Cost CBS More Than $5 Million
"They have agreed to pay seventy five thousand dollars to the woman each year for the rest of her life Hewitt, retired in two thousand four and died in two thousand nine Fe. Tiger his successor as also faced allegations of sexual misconduct. Investigators reportedly determined CBS news was justified in firing him earlier this year for sending a threatening text message to CBS correspondent jury Dunkin who was seeking favors comment on allegations of misconduct allegations that he denied. But according to the draft report viewed by the times in more recent years, the broadcast has promoted more women to producer and two other senior roles vaguer says he regrets sending the tax but says he intended to demand. Fairness figure also says this report shows, sixty minutes is a good place for women. The report also found that there was not a toxic or frat house environment for women at the wider news division, but less than twenty four hours after the New York Times published their report more than a dozen individuals have come forward to challenge that claim a CBS spokesperson declined to comment tonight. Jeff the New York Times says investigators have spoken to hundreds of people while conducting this investigation, which is still. Ongoing. Okay flags. Thank you very much coming up next here on the CBS evening news. The"