United States District Court, W.D. Texas, San Antonio Division
ORDER SETTING ARRAIGNMENT
J. BEMPORAD UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
HEREBY ORDERED that the above entitled and numbered case is
set for DISTRICT COURT ARRAIGNMENT, in Courtroom A on the 4th
Floor in the John H. Wood, Jr. United States Courthouse, 655
East Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard, San Antonio, TX, on Tuesday,
June 18, 2019 at 2:00 PM.
FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk of Court shall send a copy of
this order to the defendant, counsel for defendant, the U.S.
Attorney, U.S. Pretrial Services, and the U.S. Probation
Office; Further, counsel for the defendant shall notify the
defendant of this setting.
defendant entering a plea of not guilty who wishes to waive
personal appearance at the arraignment, is excused from
appearing, as is the attorney, if the enclosed waiver is
executed and signed by both the defendant and the attorney of
record, and filed with the Clerk prior to 5:00 p.m.
on the day before the scheduled date of arraignment. If the
waiver form is not submitted by that time, the defendant and
defendant's attorney must appear for the arraignment as
PROCEDURES EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1st, 2013:
the defendant is on bond, defense counsel must
advise defendant that, unless excused by the Court, he/she
must be present in Courtroom A on the 4th Floor in the John
H. Wood, Jr. United States Courthouse, 655 East Cesar E.
Chavez Boulevard, San Antonio, TX, 78206 at the place and
time set for arraignment.
the defendant is incarcerated at the GEO Facility at 218
Laredo St. San Antonio, TX, 78207, then the arraignment will
be held by video teleconference, unless the defendant does
not consent or the Court specifically orders otherwise.
See Fed. R. Crim. P. 10(c). A form regarding
defendant's consent is enclosed. Defendant's attorney
is required to appear at the GEO Facility with the defendant
for any arraignment held by video teleconference.
WAIVE PERSONAL APPEARANCE AT ARRAIGNMENT AND ENTER PLEA OF
NOT GUILTY, OR ALTERNATIVELY PROVIDE STATEMENT REGARDING
CONSENT TO ARRAIGNMENT BY VIDEO TELECONFERENCE;
WAIVE MINIMUM TIME TO TRIAL; AND
CONSENT TO DISPOSITION OF MISDEMEANOR OFFENSE BY A UNITED
STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
OF PERSONAL APPEARANCE AT ARRAIGNMENT AND ENTRY OF PLEA OF
COMES Defendant in the above-referenced case who, along with
his/her undersigned attorney, ...