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News & Announcements

Employment - Information Technology Technician
   The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia seeks an information technology professional.

Local Rules Amendment for Comment
   The Local Rules Committee has met and discussed two minor amendments...

Protocol for Determination of Possible Reduction of Sentences under the Amendment 782 to the United States Sentencing Guidelines
   Protocol for determining possible sentencing reductions.

Federal Bar Association Invites You
   The Roanoke Chapter of the Federal Bar Association invites you to a CLE program.

U.S. Marshals Service Anniversary
   The U.S. Marshals will celebrate their 225th anniversary on September 24th.

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.

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