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Comment Policy

The Cavalier Daily welcomes thoughtful, respectful and relevant comments that contribute to a public dialogue. In order to maintain a high level of discourse, all comments must be approved by our moderator. We reserve the right to reject any inappropriate commentary, including but not limited to:

    Explicit content, including obscenities or anything sexually or violently explicit

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    Anything written in bad taste, including anything intended to harass or intimidate reporters or other commenters

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