Welcome to the official website for the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia. We have courthouses in Abingdon, Big Stone Gap, Charlottesville, Danville, Harrisonburg, Lynchburg and Roanoke.

Danville Courthouse

News & Announcements

Federal Court Naturalizes Citizens on Constitution Day
   Virginia Western District has scheduled a naturalization ceremony for Constitution Day.

Status Report: Retroactive Drug Guideline Amendment
   The United States Sentencing Commission unanimously voted to give retroactive effect...

Status Report: Smarter Sentencing Act
   The court has received numerous inquiries concerning the bipartisan Senate bill...

Request for Comments on Proposed Rules and Forms Amendments
   Judicial Conference Advisory Committee have proposed amendments.

Request for Proposals
   The U.S. Probation Office is accepting proposals for treatment services.

Petty Offense Date Change
   Effective October 1, 2014, all petty offense matters...

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