Motorola Faces Christian Wrath After Cell Phone Fire

Law360, New York (December 6, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Cell phone giant Motorola Inc. has been taken to court by a Christian group that claims its Boston office was nearly destroyed after an overheated battery charger sparked an unholy fire.

The Grace Christian Fellowship claimed the offending charger malfunctioned, overheated and ignited combustible materials in the office, causing extensive damage.

The charger was bought by a tenant in the building on Aug. 17, 2006, and started the fire the same day, according to the complaint. The tenant, Kender Desrasiers, is named as a co-plaintiff in...
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