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CISPA would "waive every single privacy law ever enacted in the name of cybersecurity,"
"Allowing the military and NSA to spy on Americans on American soil goes against every principle this country was founded on."
...it would usher in a new era of information sharing between companies and government agencies -- with limited oversight and privacy safeguards.
"Notwithstanding" would trump wiretap laws, Web companies' privacy policies, gun laws, educational record laws, census data, medical records, and other statutes that protect information,
...under existing federal law, any person or company who helps someone "intercept any wire, oral, or electronic communication"--unless specifically authorized by law--could face criminal charges. CISPA would trump all other laws. [CISPA] would allow Americans' personal information to be vacuumed up by government agencies for cybersecurity and law enforcement purposes