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Don't age away spam/rude/abusive flags

On 15 June 2022 we removed the four-day aging out for all spam and rude/abusive flags. We had a recent case were some spam went unhandled and unnoticed on a smaller site so we decided to revisit this ...
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"You don't have the permission to use this type of flag" when casting a spam flag

We were unable to reproduce your issue. However, we can confirm that we have checks in place if a post is deleted and display a different message. As such, we have decided to use a broader message as ...
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How can we know who raised a flag on our question/answer posted in Stack Overflow?

Why would it matter who raised a flag on your post? The flag is either valid or it's not. If it's not then nothing happens to your post or to your account. If it is then it's your post that's the ...
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How can we know who raised a flag on our question/answer posted in Stack Overflow?

Flags and reputation have nothing to do with each other. Reputation unlocks the flagging privilege, but you don't get reputation for every X flags raised. However, a public count is visible of your ...
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Add a more obvious way to handle non-answers in the First Answers review queue

We updated the help center article and the text in the queue to make that a bit more clear.
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