Gideon was accused of stealing a jukebox and when he was in court he asked for a lawyer and was rejected, he later found out that under the constitution he couldn't be rejected and told court going through the entire process again,(with a lawyer), to be proven innocent
Where's my lawyer?
Question before court
You don't get one because you can't afford it.
6th Amendment Everyone has a right to a jury and a speedy and public trial
Arguments for the petitioner
According to the 6th amendment I have the right to a lawyer
Arguments for the respondent
That is correct, we must do the trial all over again!