Wikipedia:Wikipedia Signpost/2006-03-20/Arbitration report

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The Report On Lengthy Litigation

By Ral315, 20 March 2006

The Arbitration Committee closed two cases this week.


A case against Boothy443 was closed on Monday. As a result, Boothy443 was placed on personal attack parole. Boothy443 was found to have edit warred and violated the three-revert rule.


A case against Instantnood and Huaiwei was closed on Monday. As a result, both users were placed on indefinite probation and general probation, and restricted regarding page move proposals, polls, and policy changes relating to Chinese naming conventions. Both users had edit warred in Chinese naming-related issues.

Other cases

A case was accepted this week involving Karmafist (user page). It currently has a motion to close on the table. Another case was accepted this week involving Locke Cole (user page). It is in the evidence phase.

Additional cases involving administrators involved in a userbox-related edit war, Lou franklin (user page), editors on Depleted uranium, ZAROVE (user page), and Agapetos angel (user page) are in the evidence phase.

Cases involving -Ril- (user page), Licorne (user page), editors on Shiloh Shepherd Dog, Tony Sidaway (user page), editors on bible verse articles, Lapsed Pacifist (user page), and users IronDuke and Gnetwerker are in the voting phase.

A motion to close is currently on the table in a case involving Jason Gastrich (user page).

Also this week: Office actions

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