Eftersom den så kallade FRA-lagen nu återigen är aktuell kan det vara på sin plats att citera den här artikeln i The Local, från senaste gången ett förslag i den här stilen presenterades i riksdagen:
Google would rule out making any major investments in Sweden should the controversial bill become law. [...] "We simply cannot compromise our users' integrity by allowing Swedish authorities access to data that may not even concern Swedish activity," said Fleischer.
Google's privacy chief went as far as to suggest that Sweden was in danger of embarking on a path usually reserved for dictatorial regimes.
"The proposal stems from a tradition begun by Saudi Arabia and China and simply has no place in a Western democracy," he said.