Public Interest Law Journal

Volume 19, Number 1 (Fall 2009)

CONTENTS

ARTICLES

SYMPOSIUM: LEGAL PERSPECTIVES ON CONTEMPORARY LGBT ISSUES

THE SHORT, PUZZLING(?) LIFE OF THE CIVIL UNION
John G. Culhane
Page 1

OF PERMISSION SLIPS AND HOMOPHOBIA: PARENTAL CONSENT POLICIES FOR SCHOOL CLUB PARTICIPATION AIMED AT GAY-POSITIVE STUDENT GROUPS
Ian Vandewalker
Page 23

SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND THE PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHER
Todd A. DeMitchell, Suzanne Eckes, and Richard Fossey
Page 65

NOTES

A FOURTH WAVE OF EDUCATION FUNDING LITIGATION: HOW EDUCATION STANDARDS AND COSTING-OUT STUDIES CAN AID PLAINTIFFS IN PENNSYLVANIA AND BEYOND
Jill Ambrose
Page 107

THE 2008 FBI GUIDELINES: CONTRADICTION OF ORIGINAL PURPOSE
Allison Jones
Page 137