Erin Hawley
Erin Hawley
Erin Hawley

Erin Hawley is a legal fellow at Independent Women’s Forum and former clerk to Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.

Amid National Mayhem, ‘Thoughts And Prayers’ Are Absolutely Essential

From the tragic death of George Floyd and the violent riots, to the coronavirus pandemic and a record-setting unemployment rate, there’s only one conclusion: We need prayer.

DOJ Shouldn’t Defend The Labor Department’s Gross Violation Of The Separation Of Powers

The separation of powers, requiring the involvement of each branch of government rather than one unaccountable agency, helps to preserve our liberty.

Why Banning Homeschooling Is An Idiotic And Unconstitutional Idea

While Harvard professor Elizabeth Bartholet has a right to her opinion, her condescending tripe has no place in any serious homeschooling discussion.

What Right And Left Get Wrong About The Court Challenge To Obamacare’s Insurance Mandate

The constitutional principle at stake in this suit involves the power of the federal government to force people to purchase qualifying health insurance.

Yale Law Students’ Letter Against SCOTUS Nominee Discredits Their Claim To Elitism

Some 400 current and former Yale Law students said Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court represents an existential threat. That’s insane.

It’s Time To Make The Supreme Court Boring Again

Today’s strong judicial activism goes against the purpose of the Supreme Court envisioned by the Founders, and defined in the Constitution.