Escobedo v. Illinois (1964)
Was a United States Supreme Court case holding that criminal suspects have a right to counsel during police interrogations under the Sixth Amendment.
Gideon v. Wainwright (1963)
U.S. Supreme Court decision guaranteeing legal counsel for indigent felony defendants.
Miranda v. Arizona ( 1966 )
U.S. Supreme Court decision required police to advise persons in custody of their rights to legal counsel and against self-incrimination.
Gibbons v. Ogden, (1824)
Was a case in which the Supreme Court of the United States held that the power to regulate interstate commerce was granted to Congress by the Commerce Clause of the United States Constitution. Chief Justice John Marshall ruled against the State of New York's gathering of steamboat monopolies.