'Bachelor' comes under fire

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Ben Flajnik, right, star of the ABC romance series "The Bachelor," and his fiancee Courtney Robinson pose before the Mark Zunino for Kleinfeld wedding fashion show, Monday, April 16, 2012 in New York. (AP Photo/Nicole Evatt)

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Two black men are taking "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" to court with a lawsuit that claims the reality shows are blocking contestants of color from starring roles. Nathaniel Claybrooks and Christopher Johnson filed a federal lawsuit in Nashville Apr. 18 against the popular TV shows claiming they are engaged in a pattern of racial discrimination that intentionally excludes people of color.

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