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What is a disputed flag?

In my flagging summary under the statistics, there is 1 flag listed as "disputed". This is the first time I've ever seen a disputed flag in my summary, so I'm just curious, what is a disputed flag? ...
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Allow recovery from flag hellban

Currently, users can get stuck in a permanent flag hellban from which there is no recovery. I've asked around before and it doesn't look like recovery is possible. To recover, you'd need to gain ...
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Hide “not an answer” and “very low quality” flags in the moderator flag queue

At present, when something is flagged as "not an answer" or "very low quality", that flagged post appears alongside all other flags that moderators have to handle. However, a little while ago these ...
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Flagging - Exact duplicate flag declined - Why?

I flagged this question as an exact duplicate of this question, which I believe is completely legitimate, as the text for the exact duplicate flag is: This question covers exactly the same ground ...
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Do disputed flags count towards a flag-ban?

A long, long time ago there once was a user who asked about the difference between disputed and declined flags. And it references an answer that explains what a disputed flag is. From that post I ...
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Show question suggestions of MetaSO on per-site-Metas [duplicate]

No, this is not a duplicate:I'm talking about all MSO questions in the suggested questions list, while @MadScientist wants to be able to view the faq posts on all per-site metas. That's a difference. ...
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How can an “invalid flags” flag be deemed helpful?

I always thought that flagging as "invalid flags" would make my own flag and any other flag on the post be considered "disputed", no matter what a moderator does. But my last flag was deemed "helpful",...
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Having issues with declined flags, I don't get it right

I've just wanted to ask this question: Difference between declined and disputed Than I've found this question which is too similar to what I have What is the difference between disputed and ...
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What happens to closure flags if the question has been edited?

I recently came across a question that was clearly lacking enough detail to be answered in its current state. I commented, extensively showing that details were missing and the question was unclear as ...
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Rename “Disputed” flag outcome

[Have changed from feature-request to discussion, as my original request was shown to have flaws. Please discuss, push ideas, call me a fool, etc] What is a "Disputed" flag outcome A good ...
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New answer displayed twice [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The message about a new answer being posted should refresh the page I was answering this meta question, as I saw two new answer notification pop up in quick succession. When I ...