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Right to Counsel

The competencies addressed in this discussion are supported by discussion objectives.

·  Competency 3: Explain the substantive and procedural interpretations of individual freedoms based on case analysis.

·  Summarize how the right to counsel has evolved at the state and federal levels through court interpretation of the Sixth Amendment.

·  Explain the implications for failing to comply with the Sixth Amendment during a critical stage of the case process.

·  Competency 4: Document philosophical underpinnings and public policy influences associated with U.S. Supreme Court decisions.

·  Illustrate how philosophical underpinnings and public policy influenced the U.S. Supreme Court in key Sixth Amendment right-to-counsel decisions.