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Axl Rose versus Activision case dismissed

Judge rules in favour of Activision

Axl Rose's lawsuit against Activision Blizzard has been dismissed in the publisher's favour.

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According to Rose, Activision Blizzard Inc allegedly reneged on a promise to not use images of Slash or material by Slash-related groups in Guitar Hero 3, which featured the Guns N Roses song Welcome to the Jungle.

According to the San Marino Tribune, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Charles Palmer dismissed Rose's claims, following a two-hour hearing of the lawsuit's contract claims. The dismissal comes after a similar case last year where Rose's claims of fraud and misrepresentation were also thrown out because they were filed too late.

Rose's lawsuit follows a storied feud between former members of Guns N Roses.

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