Swiss court OKs document release

Updated: July 11, 2012, 12:02 PM ET
Associated Press

GENEVA -- A World Cup kickbacks scandal that has damaged FIFA's reputation since 2001 moved a step closer to a resolution on Wednesday.

Switzerland's supreme court ordered the release of a document identifying which senior soccer officials took millions of dollars in payments from the ISL agency, FIFA's marketing partner until it collapsed into bankruptcy 11 years ago.

The Swiss Federal Tribunal said a panel of five judges ruled it was in the public interest for five media organizations ...

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