Originally Posted by ShortNCuddlyAm
The UK did actually use anti terrorism laws (well, the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act) to take control of the assets of an Icelandic bank. It was done to protect the investments of UK residents in it, as the bank was having problems at the time.
Hmm, our government didn't go that
far! But the fact remains, they still took our
money and then didn't want to return it...
and GraceKrispy, I'd love to come to Hawaii, but I bet it's horribly expensive...
(just checked, over €1000 per person, just to fly there!)