Charlie Rose admits he kissed staffers on the cheek and made sexually-charged jokes

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Charlie Rose has filed a motion demanding that a sexual harassment lawsuit against him to be dropped, denying most of his former employees' claims, according to court documents obtained exclusively by

This is the second time Rose has filed his response to the allegations, but this time he has admitted to some of the claims made against him: kissing staffers on the cheek, joking about two of the women sleeping together and teasing them about skinny dipping at his personal home.

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Nevertheless, Rose requested that a judge dismiss the suit filed against him by Katherine Brooks Harris, Sydney McNeal and Yuqing 'Chelsea' Wei, who accused him of 'predatory behavior' and 'blatant and repeated sexual harassment', last May.

The former CBS anchor, 77, was fired from the network in November 2017 after 27 women came forward to accuse him of sexual harassment, including groping, making lewd late night phone calls and being naked in their presence.

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Rose first replied to the three ex employees' lawsuit last September, claiming the women were 'exploiting the #MeToo movement' and called their allegations of harassment meaningless, asking for the case to be dropped.

But according to court papers filed in New York County last week, Rose admits he made a 'joking comment' to Harris and McNeal about them spending so much time together in the workplace.

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'He said something to the effect of ''you're spending all this time together, you might as well be sleeping together'',' his lawyers wrote.

Rose also admitted in legal documents that when having Harris and McNeal carry out a work errand for him at his house in Bellport, New York, he invited them to 'use his home during that trip.'

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'In connection... Rose made a joking comment that he did not want to hear reports from neighbors that they were swimming naked in...
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