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User Blocking should be much different on Meta SO [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should the automated ban on questions used on SO apply to Meta as well? Question banning should work differently on Meta This question just brought up something I didn't ...
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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Get rid of the question ban on Meta; suspend actively harmful users manually

This user appears to have been question banned because of two unpopular Meta suggestions. (He says so in Chat) Look at the two contributions that appear to have gotten him banned. Like those of many ...
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A Proposal for More Constructive Downvoting on Meta: Express Disagreement by Answering the Question

Downvoting legitimate questions on Meta because one disagrees with the question's premise has become a bit of a problem. Question bans on users asking legitimate questions are a real possibility. ...
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What can I do when getting “We are no longer accepting questions/answers from this account”?

If you are reading this, you may have been affected by one of our post quality bans. If so, it is important that you read the following information to understand what has happened and how to regain ...
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When submitting an answer, when is it ok to use C++11? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When did the “c++” tag start to imply C++11 by default? I see a lot of answers around SO that use features of C++ that I'm not familiar with. Upon further ...
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Meta voting prevents evolution of the site

UPDATE 3 After all this I have been banned from asking questions, presumably due to the down marks I received from this question and https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/100529/help-us-clean-up-...
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Should the automated ban on questions used on SO apply to Meta as well?

From this question, it appears that the same system for blocking new questions by those that have a history of bad questions used on Stack Overflow also applies to Meta Stack Overflow. Should it? ...
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Down votes should not have any side effect, on meta [duplicate]

After my first suggestion, I've now got a new suggestion: down votes should not have any side effect in meta. By side effects, I mean something like banning me from asking questions due to too many ...
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Don't ban users for asking bad questions, but mark their questions instead

You said that this Stack Exchange web sites are question and answer sites, not help forums. What can I do when getting “Sorry, we are no longer accepting questions/answers from this account”? Yes ...
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I cannot believe what I have seen today [closed]

Today, with my best intention, I posted a suggestion to restrict the downvotes (compelling users to justify why they downvote), it got lots of downvotes and reasons: "this has been proposed before lot ...
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Why is the account of a spammer not deleted immediately?

User Jing Liu is posting spam. I flagged his four posts as spam and all posts were removed. But this user has been a member for the last six days (from his profile). Why are such users not removed ...
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A site that is a “Where should I ask this question?” site

I am speaking both for myself and others as well. I would greatly appreciate and utilize a site that one could ask where to ask a certain question. I have seen questions like that on this site, but ...
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Downvotes on meta are leading to a question ban [closed]

It happened to me 3 times so I know very well of what I'm speaking. One of the strongly downvoted question was simply asking https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/222949/how-is-suspensions-being-...
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Can negatively-received [feature-request]s lead to a question ban?

Should a few negatively-receieved feature requests from the same user cause a question ban on meta? Since voting on feature-requests is used to express the community's agreement/disagreement with the ...