Sun & Moon has just only released as one of the highest praised generations in the franchise’s history. Marred in the pre-release hype was the fact that the games leaked online, with Nintendo responding by dropping the hammer. Nintendo quickly followed up those bans with a public statement. Today however, the plot thickens further as the rumors of the bans only lasting 15 days appears to be false – Nintendo has officially stated via email that these bans are permanent:
So there you have it. The debate over permanent versus temporary has come to an end.
Source: Nintendo Everything