Police Raid the Pirate Bay
Police in Sweden dealt a blow for people all around the world who download music, films and games for free...after closing down one of the biggest file-sharing websites which offers the service.
Three people were detained on Wednesday after several raids across the country. Sweden has long been criticised by Hollywood for being a ”hotbed” of internet piracy.
Now it’s being claimed that powerful US lobby groups forced the hand of the Swedish authorities. Radio Sweden’s Tom McAlinden has more: