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Taking Sexy Back

Converse is no stranger to being copied, but this time the athletic shoe company is accused of walking all over someone else's rights instead. 

In a lawsuit filed on Monday, custom tattoo company Bloodrose claims that Converse infringed its copyrighted "Bishamonten Back" design (full version and detail, below),

 Bloodrose Bishamonten Back tattoo

by printing the one-of-a-kind design on a pair of its Chuck Taylor All-Star hi-tops.

Converse hi-tops 

The Bloodrose client/canvas is not identified in the complaint -- but it seems the jury is in for an eyefull.