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How does Verizon hold on to content of a text message if I

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How long does Verizon hold on to content of a text message if I wanted to get a court order to view them.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  David C. Garner replied 11 months ago.


I will try and help. Based on best available sources, Verizon retains the content of text messages for 3-5 days. By the time you could get a court order, they would likely be long gone.

I hope this helps.