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What are the statute of limations on debt collections & harassment on a cell phone ? Please .

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I'm Lucy, and I'd be happy to answer your questions today.

The statute of limitations for collecting a debt on a written contract such as a cell phone contract is 6 years. It is possible to extend the statute with a written promise to pay after the original time period expires.

Harassing communications are a misdemeanor, which means that criminal prosecution can begin at any time within 2 years. When communications occur over a period of time, the statute will always reset after the last one.

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