IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
February 27, 2012
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
VITALIY TUZMAN, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. John A. Mendez U.S. District Court Judge
WAIVER OF DEFENDANT'S APPEARANCE
Pursuant to Federal Rule of Criminal Procedure 43(b)(3), defendant Vitaliy Tuzman, in the above entitled matter, hereby waives the right to be present in person in open court upon the hearing of any motion or other pre-trial proceeding in this case, including, but not limited to, when the case is ordered set for trial, when a continuance is ordered, and when any other action is taken by the court except for arraignment, entry of plea, impanelment of jury, trial, and imposition of sentence.
Defendant agrees that his interest will be deemed represented at all times by the presence of his attorney, the same as if defendant were personally present, and further agrees to be present in court, ready for trial, any day and hour the court may set in his absence.
Defendant acknowledges that he has been informed of his rights under Title 18 U.S.C. §§ 3164- 3174 (Speedy Trial Act), and authorizes his attorney to set times and delays under the Act without defendant present.
Dated: January 19, 2012 /s/ Vitaliy Tuzman Vitaliy Tuzman [original signature on file] Dated: January 19, 2012 /s/ John Balazs John Balazs Attorney for Defendant Vitaliy Tuzman
IT IS SO ORDERED.
John A. Mendez
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