09/07/2011 03:55 pm ET Updated Nov 07, 2011

Phones4U 'Jesus' Ad For Samsung Smartphones Banned After Complaints

The advertising watchdog has banned a mobile phone ad featuring an image of Jesus Christ after receiving almost 100 complaints that it "mocked and belittled" the Christian faith.

Phones4U ran a national press campaign featuring a cartoon-like image of Jesus Christ giving a thumbs up and promoting "miraculous" deals on Samsung Android phones at Easter.

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