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Question 1: The right to counsel is guaranteed under Section Ten of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms as well as the right to ________.
Guantanamo Bay detention campHabeas corpusUnited StatesHamdan v. Rumsfeld

Question 2: ________), and if he cannot afford his own lawyer, requiring that the government should appoint one for him, or pay his legal expenses.
Legal educationShariaCommon lawLawyer

Question 3: In the United States, while the right to counsel in trials by the federal government was recognized by the ________, the affirmation that this right extended to cases tried by state courts (i.e.
United States ConstitutionUnited States Bill of RightsUnited States Declaration of IndependenceSeparation of powers under the United States Constitution

Question 4: most criminal trials, including for crimes such as ________ in most cases) came much later.

Question 5: at 401, citing ________, 377 U.S.
Massiah v. United StatesHugo BlackArthur GoldbergEarl Warren

Question 6: While some state supreme courts affirmed this right during the 19th century, it was only in the 1963 decision ________ that the American Supreme Court affirmed the right for defendants to have counsel in felony trials.
Abe FortasGideon v. WainwrightJohn Marshall Harlan IIHugo Black


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