Q: is it illegal to remove an old telecommunications device from your dwelling
A: Generally a party can remove property from their own property. Do you own the property or are you renting? Do you own the device or is it owned by a provider, such as DirecTv or another provider? Do you have a contract with such provider that has requirements as to what you are to do when you are done with the device? Many of these providers have recycling programs and calling the company that provided the service can be a good place to start.
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