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Can A Pre-Paid Cell Be Tapped?
Posted 12 October 2008 - 02:19 PM
Now my question is, does anyone know if that's true? It seems like if the government wanted to tap a phone, it being pre-paid wouldn't stop them, especially with all the money at thier disposal?
Posted 12 October 2008 - 02:23 PM
Posted 12 October 2008 - 03:03 PM
Posted 12 October 2008 - 03:18 PM
I dont know if they can pinpoint a pre paid phone, but again, they wont know its yours since no personal info is related.
My senior year of high school, some kid called in a bomb threat on his phone, they knew he was on the school bus.
Posted 12 October 2008 - 03:24 PM
Posted 12 October 2008 - 03:34 PM
Lol now that just sounds silly:rolleyes:
Its the alarm feature, you can turn your phone off, and then it'll turn on automatically at a given time, because its not completely off. They can be set to listen to things through the microphone you talk into, even if you don't have a call going. I doubt they'd use that if you weren't plotting against the government or running a massive drug ring though.
Posted 12 October 2008 - 09:09 PM
You can toss it and the warrant is wasted.
Posted 12 October 2008 - 09:10 PM
They somehow pulled their calls from the cell phone towers on the show 'The Wire' but I wouldn't be too concerned about it unless you are some kind of huge kingpin.
Do you realize how many people smoke pot? Unless you were dealing out huge amounts, I wouldn't be too concerned.
Posted 12 October 2008 - 09:16 PM
I love that show. But seriously if you get brought to court on some shit like that just have a lawyer that knows what hes doing
Posted 13 October 2008 - 05:08 AM
Second, Why would you be so screwed if the DEA or something of the sorts tapped your phone? Because your smoking some weed? C'mon buddy. Even if you pushin cuties it aient no big deal. Thats aient shit, Pushin cuties is like pushin dimes. And 'cops' only go after *****s pushin dimes because they make it so obvious posted on the corner.
And third, If your that paranoid or that high up in the game. Get a new pre-paid every other week. No worrys.
(I used pre-paid.)
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