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Manuel Noriega Sues Video Game Company

Panama’s former dictator Manuel Noriega is suing the video game company Activision in Los Angeles County Superior Court for damage to his reputation.

The lawsuit claims that Activision’s game Call of Duty: Black Ops II harmed his reputation by depicting him as a kidnapper, murderer, and enemy of the state, and that the depiction was used to earn profit which he now deserves a share of. 237 more words

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I Have A Feeling A Court Isn't Going To Be Sympathetic To Manuel Noriega

Get this, Manuel Noriega is actually suing Activision over a character modelled on him in the ‘Call of Duty’ game. I’m not sure whether or not Noriega has some kind of likeness rights that a US court would recognize here that Activision violated, but I’m not feeling good about… 170 more words

They Are Refugees, Not Illegal Immigrants

I’ll be the first to tell you that I am against illegal immigration.  Everyone needs to be on a level playing field, with the same rules and paying the same taxes as everyone else.  1,181 more words

Ex dictador Manuel Noriega demanda a los creadores de ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops II’

Manuel Noriega, el ex dictador de Panamá tiene un mensaje muy importante para los creadores del videojuego “Call of Duty: Black Ops II”: me deben dinero. 200 more words


Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Suing Activision Over CoD: Black Ops II

Former military dictator of Panama, Manuel Noriega, is the type of person you’d expect to be used as a basis for a Call of Duty villain but his turn as a character in Call of Duty: Black Ops II hit a little close to home for him. 322 more words


Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega sues Activision for using his likeness in Call of Duty game | El ex dictador panameño Manuel Noriega demanda a Activision por usar su imagen en un juego de Call of Duty

[EN]: For a former political figure who played a role in the history of a country, knowing that his or her likeness is in a movie or other medium can give the person a great feeling, unless of course, one has done a real bad thing. 399 more words