Legal Tip of the Week

Did you know…

that you may be able to use screenshots of texts on your cell phone as evidence in court? To take a screenshot, press the power button and home button on an iPhone or the power button and the volume button on a Droid at the same time. A judge is more likely to consider it as evidence if the shot includes a date and time and the number for the sender and recipient of the text message.

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