Prevent curators from resolving flags on their own content

I’m not going to highlight specific cases as it is not about calling out specific individuals, but right now curators can and do resolve flags on their own content which seems like it should not be permitted .

Are you including taxa in your request?


Yes I guess that needs to be an exception. More thinking about comments etc.


I wasn’t aware this wasn’t already a thing. I agree.

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I think that a curator should be allowed to resolve any flag they created, whether on their content or not. But not flags other people made, which are on the curator’s content. Would that cover @bouteloua’s concerns?


Yes, and maybe any user should have that ability, in case they flag something in error, or otherwise change their mind.

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Curators and non-curators can already delete their own flags.

I mean that I should be able to resolve flags on taxa that I created:✓&flagger_type=any&flagger_name=&flagger_user_id=&user_name=bouteloua&user_id=8882&flaggable_type=Taxon&taxon_name=&taxon_id=&flags[]=inappropriate&flags[]=other&reason_query=&resolved=any&resolver_name=&resolver_user_id=&commit=Filter&utf8=✓&flagger_user_id=&commit=Filter


Yep, makes sense. And thanks, I had forgotten that flags could be deleted by their creators. Even after others have added comments?

Yep a user can delete their own flag even if there are comments by them or others on the flag.

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