Mica M. England, Synopsis of Events and Accomplishments 1989 - 1994

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A timeline of significant events in Mica England's life from 1989 to 1994. The inciting incident in this timeline is England's filing of an anti-discrimination lawsuit against the Dallas Police Department in 1989 because she was refused employment as a police officer after she disclosed she was a lesbian.

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Creator: Unknown. 199X.

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A timeline of significant events in Mica England's life from 1989 to 1994. The inciting incident in this timeline is England's filing of an anti-discrimination lawsuit against the Dallas Police Department in 1989 because she was refused employment as a police officer after she disclosed she was a lesbian.

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1 p.

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  • Preferred Citation: Mica England Collection (The Dallas Way), UNT Special Collections

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Mica England Collection (The Dallas Way)

Legal documents, correspondence, a press release, newspaper articles, a press kit, photographs, and a video related to Mica England's anti-discrimination lawsuit against the Dallas Police Department (DPD): England v. The City of Dallas, Mack Vines, and the State of Texas. On July 10, 1989, England was denied employment with the DPD because she was a lesbian.

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Publications pertaining to issues relevant to the LGBT community. The collection includes The Dallas Voice, a weekly newspaper for the gay community in North Texas that has been published since 1984.

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Mica M. England, Synopsis of Events and Accomplishments 1989 - 1994, text, 199X; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1634429/: accessed June 21, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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