23rd November 2007, 01:03 AM
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1st infraction - A polite Private Message from a Moderator pointing out the Forum Rules, in addition to the editing or deletion of the post
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Depending on the situation, Moderators may bypass any or all of these steps and take whatever action is deemed appropriate.
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