2009/6/7 Michael Peel <em...@mikepeel.net>:
> http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/wikipedia-sentinel-
> quits-after-using-alias-to-alter-entries-1698762.html
> "Paul Williams, volunteers director at Wikimedia UK, the British arm
> of the American company, said: "Sock-puppeting is a very serious
> offence for anybody. But for someone on the Arbitration Committee it
> is even more so. It can result in a lifetime ban. The problem with
> Wikipedia is that you can hide behind user names, but there is an
> expectation that you don't write for self-interest. In this case
> there is a conflict of interest.""

"[ArbCom] is responsible for settling hundreds of editorial disputes every day."

They're busier than I thought...

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