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Solicitation of prostitution: Texting through cell phone

Chicago, IL |

I exchanged text messages and a phone call with a prostitute. I asked her the rate and gave her approximate, but not the exact location of where I lived. Assuming the texting records remain on her cell phone, can I get charged for solicitation of prostitution later on when she gets arrested as a result of law enforcement's sting operation and the enforcement discovers our text messages?

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