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  1. Gideon v. Wainwright, 372 U.S. 335 (1963), was a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in which the Court ruled that the Sixth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution requires U.S. states to provide attorneys to criminal defendants who are unable to afford their own.

  2. Facts: Clarence Earl Gideon was an unlikely hero. He was a man with an eighth-grade education who ran away from home when he was in middle school. He spent much of his early adult life as a drifter, spending time in and out of prisons for nonviolent crimes.

  3. Gideon v. Wainwright. Media. Oral Argument - January 15, 1963 (Part 1) Oral Argument - January 15, 1963 (Part 2) Opinions. Syllabus ; View Case ; Petitioner Clarence ...

  4. Mar 18, 2013 · U.S. Supreme Court Gideon v. Wainwright, 372 U.S. 335 (1963) Gideon v. Wainwright. No. 155. Argued January 15, 1963. Decided March 18, 1963. 372 U.S. 335. CERTIORARI ...

  5. Gideon v. Wainwright, case in which the U.S. Supreme Court on March 18, 1963, ruled (9–0) that states are required to provide legal counsel to indigent defendants charged with a felony.

  6. Gideon v. Wainwright (1963) Right to Counsel, Due Process. ... Police arrested Clarence Earl Gideon after he was found nearby with a pint of wine and some change in ...

  7. Oct 24, 2018 · On March 18, 1963, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in Gideon v. Wainwright , unanimously holding that defendants facing serious criminal charges have a right to counsel at state expense if they cannot afford one.

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