Q: My ex has repeatedly threatened me and my girlfriend. I saved the messages, will these help me in court?
she has also stated that she will not give me my daughter even with a court order.
A: Potentially, yes - so save them and transfer them some way to your computer *and* print them out in such a way that the participants/dates/times can be recognized. You may find this easier said than done, however, which is why I always advise my family law clients to communicate by email only! Make sure you share them with your attorney. And if you don't have one, get one.
Best of luck to you.
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