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When a flag is raised for a post, moderators see any action taken from moderators on the question. This means moderators see something similar to the following.


In this case, I have edited the answer right after it was posted, not after it was flagged.

Showing a moderator edited the post before it was flagged doesn't give helpful information, as the edit could have been done:

  • even one year ago
  • before the moderator was appointed/elected moderator
  • when the post was fine, and before a successive edit done from the OP made the post not anymore acceptable

If the page showing the flagged posts would show any action taken from moderators after the flag was raised, the second point would be resolved, but it would be probably too drastic. Maybe showing the action taken from the actual moderators between the moment the post was flagged and one month before would be a compromise, especially because users (including moderators) could change their mind, and see the post differently from how they saw it six months ago.
It could be useful to know another moderator left a comment after the post was flagged; knowing the post was edit from an actual moderator six months ago would be less useful.

I get that actions taken from other moderators are shown to mean "another moderator viewed the post, but rather than acting on the flag, s/he preferred taking the following actions."

As alternative, the actions taken from an actual moderator should be shown if no other actions are taken from another user: An edit is reported only if there isn't any other user who edited it, and a comment is reported only if the post has not been successively edited.

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