May 01 2003 Kelly Norton
Assuming this story (“Patriot Raid”) is true, It is some more evidence that the Patriot (sic) Acts are the most egregious attacks on citizen rights in decades:
“You have no right to hold us,” Asher insisted.

“Yes, we have every right,” responded one of the agents. “You are being held under the Patriot Act following suspicion under an internal Homeland Security investigation.”