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Hallmark Hall Of Fame: Gideon's Trumpet

Clarence Gideon is arrested for theft but the trial court refuses to appoint an attorney for his defense because he cannot afford one. Once in jail, Gideon campaigns to get the Supreme Court to hear his case.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 29x3
Airdate: Wednesday April 30th, 1980

Guest Stars
Dolph SweetDolph Sweet
As Charlie
Ford RaineyFord Rainey
As 2nd Supreme Court Justice
Gary GrubbsGary Grubbs
As Deputy Hamilton
John HousemanJohn Houseman
As Chief Justice
José FerrerJosé Ferrer
As Abe Fortas
Lane SmithLane Smith
As Fred Turner
Nicholas PryorNicholas Pryor
As Jacob
William PrinceWilliam Prince
As 5th Supreme Court Justice
Allan RichAllan Rich
As Tobias Simon
Cliff PellowCliff Pellow
As Justin Pike
David ClennonDavid Clennon
As James Fitzpatrick
David SheinerDavid Sheiner
As Abe Karsh
Dean JaggerDean Jagger
As 6th Supreme Court Justice
Don DraperDon Draper
As Bailiff
Fay WrayFay Wray
As Edna Curtis
Fredric CookFredric Cook
As Leo Stafford
Gwen Van DamGwen Van Dam
As Mrs. Lawrence
Henry FondaHenry Fonda
As Clarence Earl Gideon
Henry PoachHenry Poach
As Guard
James E. BrodheadJames E. Brodhead
As Court Crier
Jerry HardinJerry Hardin
As Mel Cobb
Jon LockeJon Locke
As Supervisor
Les LannomLes Lannom
As Bobby Earle
Malcolm GroomeMalcolm Groome
As John Ely
Richard LinebackRichard Lineback
As Lester Wade
Richard McKenzieRichard McKenzie
As Judge Robert McClary
Sam JaffeSam Jaffe
As 1st Supreme Court Justice
Seamon GlassSeamon Glass
As Prison Guard
Steven PetermanSteven Peterman
As Arthur Vitale
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