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Reasoning behind deletion of gruesome content

The question was deleted by a moderator. Here is a link for users that have more than 10k reputation and can therefore see deleted posts. It was deleted because it crossed a line. Yes, we have ...
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Reasoning behind deletion of gruesome content

Secespitus got most of the main points correct; I'll add on a couple things from the moderator discussion behind the scenes. I know that us potentially being on a government watchlist thanks to some ...
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Unexplained loss of reputation points

All reputation changes from deleted posts are reversed. This works as designed. You willingly removed the posts and reversed the reputation you gained from that answer. Every upvote on an answer of ...
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Why is there zero moderator accountability on this stack?

What is the process for lodging complaints about moderator behavior, and how is that process resolved? The typical process is to start by flagging the post your grievance is related to with a custom ...
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How can I see my removed questions and answers?

At the bottom of the reputation tab on your profile, make sure "show removed posts" is checked: Alternatively, if you have at least 10k reputation, search for "deleted:yes" plus any other search ...
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How long do you have to undelete your post?

Questions can be deleted at any time as long as they have no answers. Deleted posts can be seen by moderators and users with the right privilege. Excessive deletion of content can be sanctioned, as ...
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What criteria was used by the Community user to delete this question?

Your answer wasn't deleted because of its own merit, rather it has been an unfortunate collateral damage. The user who posted the question was destroyed, and with the user all of their posts were gone,...
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Case Study: The Consequence of Inadequate Comments

So I read the re-edited question and answered it - I think some of the comments do have a merit: In particular, this one: "How can a robot tell whether a person is alive? How can a robot tell ...
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Why is there zero moderator accountability on this stack?

I'll assume you're talking about this answer, this is almost the definition of a link-only answer, see point five of the list for Why and how are some answers deleted?. It relies on a series of links ...
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