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Ok thanks however when i called, the phone company said they could not go back that far even with court order?? Just trying to clarify
Verizon then but now I have att. I have saved messeges from att but none from verizon and those would be the ones from approx 2 years ago.thank you!
It does look like Verizon on retains the text message detail for a rolling period of one year. However, they do retain bills (which should show incoming text and call numbers) for 3-5 years. So, with Verizon, they won't have the content or detail for anything past 1 year, but the State might be able to use the frequency of the incoming calls, that they can still get from prior period. However, if this has been ongoing, then the two year old texts won't make a huge difference in the case, and you can testify to their general content, as long as the prosecutor can establish that those records are no longer available. It looks like AT&T keep their records for a very long time, so they wouldn't be the issue. Just Verizon.
Ok thank you for your help. They may not even care anout the messages from 2 years ago anyways since we have plenty that is recent. I just wanted to get what I could together, so judge would take all into acct when sentencing him. Thanks again
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