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Central Violations Bureau (CVB) Frequently Asked Questions
I am in the military and am being deployed, can I have a hearing date that is sooner?
Please contact the court via https://www.wawd.uscourts.gov/cvb-confirmation to request a date prior to your deployment.
What should I bring to court?
You must bring a valid ID to enter a federal building. Bring your citation and/or notice to appear. You can also bring any information that you believe will be helpful.
Can I appear remotely for my hearing?
What rules and procedures govern CVB proceedings?
Am I able to have counsel appointed for me by the court?
If you are financially unable to afford counsel, the court may appoint counsel to represent you in accordance with 18 U.S.C. 3006(a) and (b). Completion of the form CJA-23 (Financial Affidavit) does not guarantee that the court will approve appointment of counsel. Any and all information that is provided by you will remain confidential, but may be used by the court in the determination of your case.