My baby daddy and I are going through a separation. We were never married but have been living together for 9 years now. He has me on his cell phone plan and everything is under his name. He pays the phone bill as well. Does he have the right to take the cell phone away from me?
Since you didn't marry him you have no community property right. Instead, you have the burden of proving an express or implied contract of ownership or right to continued possession. You can far easier purchase your own phone than pay a lawyer.
"He has me on his cell phone plan and everything is under his name. He pays the phone bill as well."
Meaning he was letting you use his phone, that he pays for. And has now stopped letting you.
Time for you to get your own phone.
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Perhaps offer to purchase the phone from him but get your own carrier because it contains all of your information - or at least ask him to allow you to keep it so you can transfer your data to a new phone.
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