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Would using 'very low quality' flags on questions be appropriate on this site?

In the past I noticed that there were problems with robo-reviewing. As such, recommended closure flags are broken, because they are going to be declined by reviewers leaving questions open, even if ...
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Reviewers: Please stop pressing "Looks OK" when it's not

I have flagged several non-answers using the Not an Answer flag. They are disputed because some (often the same) reviewers are selecting "Looks OK" in review: https://magento.stackexchange....
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Valid Flag disputed

I recently flag an answer as not an answer. I got surprise when it ended as disputed. It happened to me so many times that valid flag mark as disputed. What it does, it may remain the answer undeleted....
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Declined 'No Longer Needed' Comment Flags

I flagged two comments on a question I came across, nearly 3 months ago now, and they were declined. I've only just been back to notice this. The specific comments are this and this one. I ...
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Why were these flags declined?

Earlier I flagged the following answer as "not an answer" which was declined: The answer ends with "Its not working and now i get a blank page when placing ...
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Flagging comments

I'm writing this as a notice to the person(s) that lately started flagging as obsolete a lot of comments that request the OP to mark an answers as accepted. Please stop that. Those comments are not ...
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Upvoting and flagging at the same time?

Expample:: How to keep extensions from Magento Connect up2date without connect-manager? I've upvoted the answer because somebody made (useful) thoughts about it ... ... at the other hand I've ...
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Flag an already flagged queststion?

I've flagged How to make order with price more than 100.000.000 magento 1.8 as (indeed) duplicate and a comment was added to querist post. Now I can't flag this to be deleted. Shouldn't it be ...
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What should I flag and what I shouldn't flag

I'm writing this post because lately I've been declining a lot of flags from different people and maybe this website needs a better explanation of what should be flagged or not. The other purpose of ...
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"Not an answer" shouldn't be flagged?

I just noticed a strange reason for declining one of my flags (not an answer): As a user without enough reputation to directly vote to close, I use flags instead. Does this imply that I can't use ...
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When should you down vote versus flag?

If you think a question is generally of bad quality, should you downvote, flag, or both?