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Faretta v. California
Citation:422 U.S. 806 (1975)
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Faretta (Petitioner) was charged with grand theft. He sought to represent himself in court. He had a high school education and represented himself in a criminal prosecution before. However, but the trial court denied his request for self-representation and required appointed counsel from the public defender’s office to represent him.
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