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When (if ever) should a person's identifying details be removed from a post by edits?

Yes, such edits have historically been approved, and I would further encourage posts that include gratuitous specific details unnecessary to the legal question be flagged for moderator attention so ...
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When (if ever) should a person's identifying details be removed from a post by edits?

Since the names are not relevant to understanding the situation, the personalised information should be left out. When in doubt the rights of others should be respected. Since there is no way to ...
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Should suggested edits correcting factual errors be approved?

"Edits" by the non-author should only address presentation and not substance. Factual errors and the like should be pointed out in the comments. However, I also believe that questions and ...
user6726's user avatar
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Should suggested edits correcting factual errors be approved?

No This is the guidance on the edit privilege (my emphasis): When should I edit posts? Any time you feel you can make the post better, and are inclined to do so. Editing is encouraged! Some common ...
Dale M's user avatar
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4 votes
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What to do about AI edits that are helpful?

Any improvement is welcome! Note that the current policy on GPT prohibits using it to generate answers.
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Why was this suggested edit rejected?

I made the edit in question. No one alerted me that it had been questioend, I just happened to see it now. I will respond in detail. "below the age of consent" is a specific legal concept. &...
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Are you only able to have no more than 2 or 3 tag edits pending?

This isn't really an answer to the Q or a complaint, but I too was wondering about reasons for delays with my edit suggestions as I would like to improve more of the site's post, so to add to ...
Alfie's user avatar
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Can my tag-edit privilege be unblocked or a reason given for why it is suspended?

Apparently we had not enough people checking the edit queue in the last week According to your log you made 12 Edits on Sept. 16th, some of which I had seen in the approval queue today. At the time of ...
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