Re: They already have a legal route
"You don't need to threaten to batter down the door with a sledgehammer- when you'd be welcome, if you simply knocked.........."
You sir, are a threat to the sales of sledgehammers and door breaching rams. As such you are to be regarded as a terrorist!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mK06Hl5DkrI - sums up the USA attitude.