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Transsexual Sues Dallas Police

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News article on page 12 of This Week in Texas, volume 7, number 8, published May 15-21, 1981. The article details the legal troubles of a trans person in Dallas. The person in question experienced police harassment and neglect while imprisoned for minor charges. As a result, they are suing the Dallas Police Department.

Item Information:

Identifier
cn69m4349
Collection
Newspaper and Periodical Clippings (1950-2000)
Institution
JD Doyle Archives
Creator(s)
This Week in Texas (TWT)
Publisher
Montrose Ventures
Date Issued
circa May 15, 1981
Genre
Clippings
Subject(s)
Dallas Police Department
Places
Texas > Dallas County > Dallas
Topic(s)
Arrests of LGBTQ people
Police
Police harassment
Transphobia
Transsexual people
Transsexuality
Resource Type
Text
Digital Format
PDF image, 2.15 MB, created April 21, 2021
Language
English
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