unknown man called stating i had his old number and he wanted it back for business he started before being incarcerated, i said no and ever since have not been able to even turn phone on or make a call without endless calls coming in for things this person is selling or giving away on the internet
Criminal Defense Attorney
Contact cellphone service provider. Based on the number of calls and the content of the calls this could be the basis of a telephone harassment complaint to law enforcement.
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The law is on your side - but do you really want to get pulled into the system? Do you want to spend time and money fighting over the phone number or do you want to use your phone and get on with your life?
If this phone number is not working for you - get a new one. I don't see any profit in fighting over this, and I would recommend just getting another number for your cell phone.
While I know it is a pain, and while I know you are in the right, some things are not worth fighting about; and I suggest this is one of those things.
Andrew M. Jaffe
Attorney at Law
Practice Limited to E-Commerce and Internet Law
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