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    New Jersey Man Sues Pokemon Go Over Nuisance

    A wild lawsuit appeared! In what’s apparently the first legal action against Niantic Inc. and Nintendo over the ubiquitous augmented reality game, one man claims his domestic tranquility has been harmed by at least five people who’ve knocked at his door seeking access to his backyard — home of a feral Pokemon. He claimed Pokemon Go’s creators showed “flagrant disregard” for the consequences of putting virtual animals in the real world. But one gaming law expert warns that if courts take such complaints seriously, it’ll be a “terrible blow” for augmented reality.

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