Operation Pipe Dreams


The feds busted 55 people for selling drug paraphernalia online.

"Quite simply, the illegal drug paraphernalia industry has invaded the homes of families across the country without their knowledge," John Ashcroft says.

Operating a Web site = invading a home?

A disturbing twist to this story: Ashcroft is seeking a court order to redirect visitors from the targeted drug gear sites to the DEA's Web site.