Interesting news. I brought this issue up when the local news about Andreas San Diego being moved to FBI's most wanted list came up and how he'll have his rights stripped if he's caught (yet criminals like Charles Manson retain their rights). Now here it is again, only with someone else who didn't even commit a crime.
"Mom says Patriot Act stripped son of due process" Web Link
"We have no rights under the Patriot Act to even defend them, because the Patriot Act basically supersedes the Constitution," she said. "It wasn't intended to drag your barely 16-year-old, 120-pound son out in the middle of the night on a charge that we can't even defend."