Dallas Observer

Free alternative weekly newspaper distributed in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and headquartered in Dallas.
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Primary geographic focus: Texas
Organization type(s): Media

For a time during the early years, the paper switched to a biweekly publishing schedule. In 1985, the paper reverted to a weekly schedule and began concentrating on local news as well as the arts. While it is now known for its investigative stories of the local government, it also covers local sports stories, restaurants, events, and concerts.


News Story

Fear of Deportation Often Keeps Undocumented Victims of Domestic Violence Silent

Erin Stone
Dallas Observer
September 12, 2016
Despite that immigration status is legally irrelevant to obtaining emergency medical assistance, emergency shelter, to getting a protective order or custody or a divorce

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