Trying to Safety Valve 5 yr min. DEA has my cell phones I deleted all text messages do they get records of text from provider

Asked over 1 year ago - Dallas, TX

Lawyer said i should qualify for safety valve DEA has my cell all prepaid phones i deleted all text does DEA recover text messages from the service provider. And if they uncover other text thats not related to this particular crime I'm charged with will i have to tell on myself about that also. I've already pleaded guilty. i'am guilty of this crime Possesion with intent to Deliver or Distribute over 100 Kilo I'm not fighting it im waiting on sentencing I really dont know the other people only a few names so does just names and what all led up to my arrest will that work for the safety valve

Attorney answers (3)

  1. Bart Charles Craytor

    Contributor Level 17

    Answered . The Government can and often does subpoena the text messages from the carrier.

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  2. Leonard C. Morales

    Contributor Level 11

    Answered . For god sake, get off this website and talk to your lawyer! Tell your lawyer this and delete this thread!

  3. Stewart C Crawford Jr.

    Contributor Level 16

    Answered . It is quite possible that they will try subpoena the records from the provider and match it with the prepaid phone’s number. You should direct this question to your attorney.

    Stew Crawford, Jr., Esq.

    Crawford Law Firm
    A Full Service Law Firm Serving Pennsylvania & New Jersey

    Philadelphia Area Office
    223 North Monroe Street
    Media, Pennsylvania 19063


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