Media still hidden on images cleared of Copyright infringement flag

I just noticed that some flags that have previously been cleared for copyright infringement and had the picture restored are now back to removing the image.

I know I flagged these in error years ago (at the time, I legitimately thought they were infringements, but curators determined they weren’t), and the flags were cleared. I remember the pictures were restored.

They do not appear to have been re-flagged since, but the pictures which had been made visible again are now replaced with the “Copyrighted Media Removed” image:✓&flagger_type=user&flagger_name=star3&flagger_user_id=370785&user_name=&user_id=&flaggable_type=all&flags[]=copyright+infringement&reason_query=&resolved=yes&resolver_name=&resolver_user_id=&commit=Filter&utf8=✓&flagger_user_id=star3&commit=Filter

I am seeing the same thing, including a note that the flag was resolved:

Yes, the link I posted is filtered for Copyright infringement flags that have been resolved.

If they weren’t resolved I would expect the picture to still be hidden.

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Just adding more detail as I separately documented this not realizing it was already a thread here :

Not quite sure how you will diagnose or review this given details, but worth sharing.

There was just a case where a photo was being blocked as a copyright violation despite the flag on it being resolved.

The 2 flags are here, they were added in 2018 by accident, while the photos came from a stock agency with watermarks the iNat user was the photographer so owned the copyrights. Both flags were resolved in 2018.✓&flagger_type=any&flagger_name=&flagger_user_id=&user_name=geoff22&user_id=811165&flaggable_type=all&flags[]=spam&flags[]=copyright+infringement&flags[]=inappropriate&flags[]=other&reason_query=&resolved=any&resolver_name=&resolver_user_id=&commit=Filter&utf8=✓&flagger_user_id=&commit=Filter

I suspect the search link above will fail due to what is listed below, but perhaps on the backups or logs etc it will help.

Recently somehow the original flagger saw the records and it was back to media removed despite the flag resolution and no new flags and commented on the record asking why it was blocked again.

I started to look into it. But her comment led to a notification being sent to the user who got angry at being accused of copyright violations and or this specific issue and has apparently deleted their account out of anger which will make looking into it harder.

Perhaps looking into what is showing on other records that have resolved copyright flags?

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The other observations in my search results in the first post should apply. I will refrain from commenting on them, in case the observers have not yet noticed their missing photos.