Consent to Proceed Before Magistrate Judge in Misdemeanor Case | USA
Get the consent of a defendant in a misdemeanor case to proceed before a magistrate judge with this free US District Court form.
- The defendant consents to being tried by a magistrate judge, and waives his/her rights to trial, judgment, and sentencing by a US district judge.
- The waiver of right to trial must also be signed by a government representative, and the form must be approved by a magistrate judge.
- Consent to Proceed Before Magistrate Judge in Misdemeanor Case, United States District Court Form AO 86A (rev. 01/09).
Last Updated: 02-July-2018