DEFENDANT'S REQUEST FOR WAIVER OF APPEARANCE; ORDER
JENNIFER L. THURSTON, Magistrate Judge.
Defendant hereby requests a Court Order waiving his/her appearance at his/her arraignment hearing, scheduled for April 4, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. Defendant resides in Lancaster, California and it would be a financial hardship for him/her to travel to Bakersfield, California for the scheduled hearing. For this reason, it is in the interest of justice to waive his/her presence at the upcoming hearing.
Defendant hereby waives his/her presence at the arraignment hearing on April 4, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. and requests the Court proceed during his/her absence and agrees that his/her interest will be deemed the same as if he/she was personally present. This request is made pursuant to Fed.R.Crim.P. 43(b)(2).
GOOD CAUSE APPEARING, it is hereby ordered that the defendant's appearance may be waived on