Williams v. Oklahoma CityAnnotate this Case
395 U.S. 458 (1969)
U.S. Supreme Court
Williams v. Oklahoma City, 395 U.S. 458 (1969)
Williams v. Oklahoma City
Argued April 1-2, 1969
Decided June 9, 1969
395 U.S. 458
The denial to petitioner, an indigent who was convicted of drunken driving, of a copy at public expense of the trial transcript which he needed to perfect an appeal, to which he was entitled "as a matter of right" under Oklahoma law, is a violation of the Fourteenth Amendment.
439 P.2d 965, reversed and remanded.
Official Supreme Court case law is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia case law is provided for general informational purposes only, and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or information linked to from this site. Please check official sources.