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Cologne Cathedral hires lawyer to stop Pokemon hunters

Published 26/07/2016

The Catholic Church took legal action after Pokemon Go's manufacturers did not react to requests to exclude Cologne Cathedral from the virtual reality game
The Catholic Church took legal action after Pokemon Go's manufacturers did not react to requests to exclude Cologne Cathedral from the virtual reality game

The Catholic Church has hired a lawyer to tackle a plague of Pokemon Go players invading Cologne Cathedral.

It was reported that the church decided to take legal action after the virtual reality game's manufacturers did not react to requests to exclude the ancient building from Pokemon Go.

The newspaper quoted the dean, Robert Kleine, as saying that "the cathedral isn't a playground."

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