Gideon v. Wainwright (1963) guaranteed the right to counsel for those charged with criminal offenses.
Justices Thomas and Gorsuch have called into question the constitutionality of Gideon, a cornerstone of the criminal justice system.
Please follow this thread by Scott Hechinger, the Senior Staff Attorney & Dir. of Policy at Brooklyn Defender Services. He explains the significance of the dissent by Justices Thomas and Gorsuch.