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Say a user is plugging along the SO site with 2010 rep which means he has recently acquired the privilege to edit questions and answers http://meta.stackoverflow.com/privileges.

Now suppose this user makes a few bad answers resulting in downvotes which brings his rep down to 1998. Does he then lose the edit privilege?

What about lower privileges like downvoting, which only requires 125 rep and is awarded to relatively new users?

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marked as duplicate by Josh Caswell, BinaryMisfit, Yannis, Kate Gregory, Asad Saeeduddin Feb 18 '13 at 21:14

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.