Posts Tagged ‘Black Ops II’
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Judge Throws Out Former Dictator Manuel Noriega's Suit Against Call of Duty

by Shawn Hopkinson 10/29/2014
  Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Norieaga’s lawsuit against the makers of Call of Duty has been dismissed. Norieaga had claimed Activision Blizzard violated his publicity rights by using him as a character in Call of Duty: Black Ops II without his permission. But L.A. County Superior Court Judge William H. Fahey ruled that the depiction […]
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Activision Asks Court to Throw Out Former Dictator's Call of Duty Lawsuit

by Shawn Hopkinson 09/22/2014
The maker of Call of Duty has called a former dictator’s suit against it “frivolous” and filed a motion asking a court to dismiss it. Manuel Noriega, the former military dictator of Panama who is now rotting in a Panamanian prison, was by all accounts a bad, bad man who dealt in drugs, dirty money […]