Text-Message Letter and Subpoena

You have been served with a subpoena in the above referenced matter. Please comply with any responsive documents requested in the subpoena. After speaking with the legal department, we are concerned that the information being requested will be purged from your system within three days. Please do not purge from your system the text messages that were requested. If the documents are received timely, there is no need to appear in court.
Dear Sir/Madam:

If you have any questions, please call me.

Very truly,



Subpoena for Production or Inspection
(text message paragraph for insertion)

You are hereby commanded on:
Date: Date and Time
To:
[X] Permit inspection of the following described books, papers, documents or tangible things:

Text messages sent and received from (xxx) xxx-xxxx on [date].

Law Offices of
[address] [city/state/zip]

Source: Roberta Batley, Little, Gilman-Tepper, P.A. in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Published in Family Advocate, Volume 29, No. 3, Winter 2007. © 2007 by the American Bar Association. Reproduced with permission. All rights reserved. This information or any portion thereof may not be copied or disseminated in any form or by any means or stored in an electronic database or retrieval system without the express written consent of the American Bar Association.

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