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Manuel Noriega Sues Call of Duty Game Makers

Manuel Noriega, the former Panamanian dictator who has spent the better part of the past 25 years in prison, is suing Activision Blizzard for using his name and image in its Call of Duty videogame series.

Noriega appeared in Call of Duty: Black Ops II as both an in-game character and one who appeared in news clips throughout the game. In a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court, the former ruler accused the publisher of unlawfully using his image for monetary gain.

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