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Library Resources for Introduction to U.S. Law
Research Topic: The Supreme Court's landmark decision in
Gideon v. Wainwright, 372 U.S. 335, 83 S. Ct. 792 (1963),that 
established a poor person's right-to-counsel in public defense.  
Argued January 15, 1963.
Decided March 18, 1963.
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