Jim Crow V. Supreme Court Case

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In this case an African American father wanted to send his daughter to a close school but the school was not a black friendly school do to segregation she was not allowed to attend. The court decided that it was not constitutional and that it went against our equal rights.
This was when the poolroom business was burglarized and they said that they saw Gideon on the seen of the crime. And when he was charged he asked for a lawyer and was denied because the crime was not capital. This was later overturned by the supreme court because regardless the situation he should have been giving a lawyer. And it also goes against our civil rights.
This gave citizenship to all Americans including the feedsman. This law was passed because the Jim crow laws

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