I recommend we merge and , or in the alternative, give each of them some usage guidance to distinguish where each is appropriate.

See "What are tag synonyms and merged tags? How do they work?:

In some cases, tags that are subsets of other tags will also be considered synonyms, such as java-se for java.

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This looks reasonable to me. we don't hsve many questions that really fit under , perhaps it should be a synonym.

I gather someone disapproves of this proposal. It would be helpful if that person explained why.


Again, not synonyms

Equity has to do with the law of equity. Equitable relief is one of the remedies under the law (equity or common law).

  • That's not how it works, Jen. I can get an injunction under equity law, but that's not equitable-relief.
    – Trish
    Commented Oct 24, 2022 at 19:48
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    @Trish an injunction is always equitable relief even if it is not issued for an equitable cause of action.
    – Dale M Mod
    Commented Oct 24, 2022 at 23:09

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