Video — 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
True story of Clarence Gideon's fight to be appointed counsel at the expense of the state. This landmark case, Gideon v. Wainright (1963), led to the Supreme Court's decision which extended this right to all criminal defendants.
Full frame. - Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, c2007.
Video — 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + insert (folded to 19 x 13 cm.)
"Henry Fonda portrays Clarence Gideon, the destitute prisoner whose handwritten plea for justice changed the course of American legal history ... Tells the remarkable human story behind the landmark 'right to counsel' Supreme Court case [of Gideon v. Wainwright, 1963]"-- Container.