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Improper Closing

This question: What is the Catholic Church’s position on the legalization of drugs such as marijuana or cocaine? The question was closed due to it being a “duplicate”. But when I examined the two ...
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Should "Did Jesus really use wine at the Last Supper?" really have been closed as a duplicate?

Did Jesus really use wine at the Last Supper? The above question has been closed as a duplicate of the following questions: What are the Church Laws governing ingredients and shapes of altar bread in ...
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Not a Duplicate - Kindly Reopen

According to Catholic Teaching: Why is God allowing COVID-19? This question was marked as a duplicate, but it is not a duplicate. I am not asking if COVID-19 can generate any good or if there is a ...
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Should duplicates be made from low quality questions?

I am trying to improve on my question and am having trouble. The linked duplicate I believe is not helping. My question was mark as a duplicate to a poor received question also does not answer may ...
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Should this question about what happens if the Pope is physically or mentally incapacitated have been closed as a duplicate?

I recently asked the question What happens if a Pope is unable to continue his duties due to physical or mental illness?. To my surprise, it was closed as a duplicate of Could the Pope be removed from ...
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Is it allowed to ask the same question again?

Can a question be asked again, particularly if the answers were thought to be insufficient? I ran across a case of this happening (although you can always debate whether it was the exact same ...
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What happens if someone re-asks same question

A week or so ago a user asked this question on the Christianity website. In the comments, a user mentioned it should be migrated to the Mi Yodeya site. Before that happened the OP reasked the question ...
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Close votes were removed by deleting duplicate question

This question had at least two close votes when last I viewed it. Now it has none. It appears this is the result of FMS deleting the "possible duplicate" question here. A sneaky move on his part! ...
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Regarding 'concoursis' duplicate

This question What's the name of the process by which the scriptures were written down? is not a duplicate of this question What does it mean that all scripture is God-Breathed? Not hardly. ...
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How close can two questions be without being duplicates?

Suppose two questions are distinct but elicit similar answers, say: According to the Protestant viewpoint, what is the origin of God? According to the Protestant viewpoint, does God have a creator? ...
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Should the 'scripture against the Trinity' question be left closed?

The question "What is the Scriptural basis against the Trinity" was closed as a duplicate of "What is the Biblical basis for disbelief in the doctrine of the Trinity". The poster appears to disagree ...
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What do we do about duplicates of questions from other SE sites? [duplicate]

This question has an almost exact duplicate on hermenuetics SE. But the asker, of course didn't know that that question existed because it doesn't show up as a potential duplicate, and unless you're ...
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Is it a duplicate if the question was asked on another Stack Exchange site?

I recently ran across this question, which was suggested as being a duplicate of this question on Biblical Hermeneutics. While the answer provided at another Stack Exchange site is an useful ...
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Closing questions and welcoming new members to the community

I've noticed that oftentimes the questions that are closed are asked by members with few reputation points, many of whom have only recently created their accounts, and are posting their first C.SE ...
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Is an "inspired by" question accepted?

First of all I will like to know if there is a record of such instance. Some questions may arise from within a previous question or most often bible quotations and little comments to that question. ...
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Why was this question closed as duplicate?

My question How can suffering from natural causes be reconciled with an omnimax god? was closed as a duplicate of Are natural disasters the result of evil being allowed into our world?. I don't ...
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