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Could authors overturn recent community review decisions?

When new users edit a post, the review is posted to a review queue and other reputable users can review the edit and choose to approve or reject it. However, I feel that a lot of people do it pretty ...
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How should I deal with a good suggested edit to my answer which was incorrectly rejected? [duplicate]

The edit was in source code due to an API that changed. It's actually an awesome edit because I would have never have noticed the error in an old answer. I'm not sure why the edit was rejected, by ...
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Can I challenge the rejection of a suggested edit? [duplicate]

Someone tried to make a helpful edit to one of my posts. (A community wiki post which specifically states "please add definitions as needed"). https://stackoverflow.com/suggested-edits/315740 I got a ...
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Invited to review an edit on my post but I don't have the privilege [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? User suggested great corrective edit to my answer, but the edit was rejected. What can I do to approve it? I've been invited (for the first time)...
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1answer
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Valid edit to my post was rejected. How to bring it back? [duplicate]

Some anonymous guy edited my answer recently. Here it is: https://stackoverflow.com/review/suggested-edits/897372 Five users reviewed this edit and three of them rejected it as invalid. I think that ...
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Can I somehow apply a suggested edit that got voted to be rejected? [duplicate]

Someone suggested a reasonable edit to a question of mine. Unfortunately it got rejected: Is there an easy way for me to still apply this edit, without re-typing the key tags?
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1answer
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A good edit to my answer was incorrectly rejected [duplicate]

This edit to my answer was nice and added example code. It improved the answer. Somehow four reviewers have rejected it! I have since manually added the code to the answer, but the reviews were IMHO ...
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2answers
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Can the OP accept a previously rejected edit? [duplicate]

Suppose an edit to one of your posts (be it question or answer) was suggested but rejected while you were not active. After reviewing the edit yourself, you think it actually would improve your post. ...
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I incorrectly rejected some edits, what to do? [duplicate]

The first edit I rejected had changed the FAQ links in my answer (https://stackoverflow.com/a/8150260/464581) to refer to ISO CPP site instead of the original C++ FAQ. I mistakenly thought that was a ...
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5answers
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Allow the owner of a post to approve a suggested edit even if it was rejected by reviewers [duplicate]

A user recently suggested a great edit which added useful information to one of my answers. However, because it was a substantial edit, it was rejected by the reviewers. That's fine. However, as the ...
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Does using rejected suggested edit text without attribution violate the attribution requirement?

I recently posted an answer to which a useful edit was suggested. It added a paragraph to the answer, and got rejected as an attempt to reply. It actually made a good point, and I ended up adjusting ...
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Retroactively approve suggested and rejected edits [duplicate]

There were already several support questions on applying rejected suggested edits to one's own post. Could this functionality be implemented? It is always possible to do so by hand, but this does ...