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Why was my comment flag on a "Thank you"-comment declined?

I don't know (not being the moderator who declined it), but I'm going to guess that it's because the flag came when the comment was not quite an hour old. We do want to clean up comments like this, ...
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Disappointing moderator response to flag

First off, having a single (or even a few) declined flags on your account is generally no big deal. It just means that the moderator who handled the flag disagreed with the flag as raised. Nothing ...
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4 votes

Retracting flags on comments

I don't think you can retract comment flags. If you want to communicate with the moderators about it, you could flag the post and ask mods to disregard your comment flag. I can't think of a better ...
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Why was my flag declined?

I am the moderator who declined the flag in question. First, please put yourself in the moderator's footwear of choice for a moment. We get all kinds of flags. Most justified, some not. Many that the ...
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Why was my flag declined?

I certainly disagreed with that post, I downvoted it and I expressed my disagreement in three comments. However, I do not think deleting the "offending" lines is the right way to go. Do we delete any ...
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"not an answer" flag went to the wrong place?

To clarify things a bit... The Not an Answer flags do go into the review queues but after 15 minutes they are also shown to the moderators to review on their flags dashboard. Moderators can actually ...
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