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When someone is reviewing a flagged post, does he see the current state of the flagged post or does he see the version of the post which existed when the post was flagged?

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He sees the current state of the flagged post.

If the flag doesn't seem to make sense, check the revision history of the post.

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Shouldn't he at least be given a warning/note that the flagged post he is looking at has been changed since the time it was flagged. –  user93353 Dec 6 '12 at 17:57
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Probably . . . . –  Robert Harvey Dec 6 '12 at 17:59
    
I was under the impression that a flag gets automatically "disputed" when a post has been edited since the flag has been cast. Am I wrong here? –  Spontifixus Dec 6 '12 at 18:56
    
@Spontifixus: Could be. So you're saying it doesn't matter? –  Robert Harvey Dec 6 '12 at 18:57
    
Seems I was only partly right there: meta.stackexchange.com/a/95277/195761 Only "Very Low Quality" flags get disputed when the post is being edited - so never mind... –  Spontifixus Dec 6 '12 at 19:03

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