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AN INSURANCE COMPANY acting on behalf of Melvin Young has sued Microsoft because his house suffered an extensive fire because an Xbox malfunctioned on January 5th last year.
Allstate alleges Microsoft is responsible for all loss, damage and injury and was negligent in proving an Xbox with defects.
Allstate is demanding Microsoft shell out $250,000 to cover the insurance costs on the house.