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Posts I've already reviewed show up in the review section again
I see the posts I review more than once

Today, while using the "Close Votes" task in the new review tasks on Stack Overflow, I was presented with a (book recommendation) question that I could not vote to close. It turns out, I had previously voted to close that question while browsing questions on the site (not from /review), and the close vote has since expired.

I believe this new close vote queue already avoids showing me questions where I have an active close vote; could the existence of expired close votes be added to that filter (since I still cannot really act on the post's need for closure anymore)?

I've marked this as a bug, rather than a feature request, since it seems like this is just an oversight.

marked as duplicate by kiamlaluno, Toon Krijthe, razlebe, Bo Persson, Martijn Pieters Sep 3 '12 at 9:15

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  • How come the possible duplicate link got removed?? – Shadow The Princess Wizard Aug 9 '12 at 12:34
  • @ShaWizDowArd kiamlaluno realized his close vote was a mistake (because it's not a duplicate of that question), so he removed the auto-comment. – Josh Darnell Aug 9 '12 at 12:36
  • Hmm.. don't think this should be possible as the close vote is still there. – Shadow The Princess Wizard Aug 9 '12 at 12:37
  • @ShaWizDowArd You can still see the close vote count, though. And you can navigate through the close vote menu to see what the target question was. – Josh Darnell Aug 9 '12 at 12:41
  • True, but it's still confusing. Asked to fix this now.. :) – Shadow The Princess Wizard Aug 9 '12 at 12:44
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    Good catch, we missed this case. Fixing.. – Emmett Aug 9 '12 at 17:15
  • @razlebe That's about the old review system, and it's a different problem. That's seeing the same post in /review more than once, this is seeing a post in /review for the first time, but I can't act on it because I voted to close it in the past outside of /review. Make sense? – Josh Darnell Aug 15 '12 at 13:28
  • Also, that was marked as fixed in January, and Emmett just fixed this a few days ago o_O – Josh Darnell Aug 15 '12 at 13:29
  • @jadarnel27 Yes, you're right. Apologies. – razlebe Aug 15 '12 at 13:49
  • @razlebe No worries. You're the third person to mistakenly vote-to-close this question, so I'm starting to think I was unclear somehow =) – Josh Darnell Aug 15 '12 at 14:02
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This is fixed.

Now, if you have ever cast a close or delete vote, you shouldn't see that post in the close vote review queue.

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