Lauer says Ronan Farrow's work on him was shoddy and biased

Matt Lauer | Source: AP Photo / Richard Drew
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NEW YORK, N.Y. (AP) - Former “Today” anchor Matt Lauer has accused Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ronan Farrow of failing to corroborate charges that were made against him in the 2019 book “Catch and Kill.”

Lauer leveled the accusation in a lengthy article for Mediaite, prompting Farrow to tweet that Lauer is “just wrong.”

Lauer was fired by NBC in 2017 for having an inappropriate relationship with a co-worker.

Farrow, in his 2019 book, quotes that former co-worker as alleging he raped her.

Lauer has denied raping her, and both he and the co-worker admit to a subsequent romantic relationship.

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