When I was reviewing in the low quality posts queue, something odd has struck yet again:
I swear I did not touch anything on that question to make that happen. Does anyone know how this could happen?
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For what it's worth, it's true that there is no code preventing someone from submitting a Recommend Deletion on the question. The only difference is that there's no button for it. The system doesn't actually validate responses other than "Is this a valid response for this review queue?" and "Does this response have the appropriate data associated with it?" For something like Recommend Deletion, there is no associated data (well, none that's required; there is a dialog box, but that submits a comment, and you can always select "No Comment" which would be equivalent to no data); it's just a button you click. Hell, even I, as a moderator, can recommend deletion of a question if I really wanted to (note I did that on a question that really needs deleted, just in case).
I'm not sure if this is intended behavior, but I'd definitely be interested in having them fix it. Theoretically if six users went around the system to recommend deletion on a question, it would probably get deleted silently by no one just like an answer, without a close reason or any indication of why it happened. That doesn't sound so good.