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From: Alexander Bartolich <>
Subject: 2nd RFD: moderated (remove)
Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2010 13:36:02 EST
Message-ID: <hls7nb$pl1$>

              moderated group

This is a formal Request for Discussion (RFD) to remove moderated


Probe posts to this group resulted in bounces.
    (generated from
    SMTP error from remote mail server after RCPT TO:<>:
    host []: 550 Unknown user kids-info in domain

NEWSGROUPS LINE:	Informational posts related to hierarchy. (Moderated)




For the periodic posting of informational posts and FAQ files related
to groups in the hierarchy.  Occasional one-time
announcements of interest to readers (such as juvenile
product recall, picnics or photoalbums) may be crossposted
here from (and/or the appropriate subgroup(s)).  However, as
a low volume newsgroup, birth announcements, etc. are not appropriate
for this group.  Posts to this group should be informational;
discussion and questions will not appear here.  No advertising.
Posters should be aware that the moderator cannot do distributions for
other regions, and that there may be moderation delays.

HISTORY OF THE GROUP: is a moderated newsgroup which passed its vote for
creation by 275:18 as reported in news.announce.newgroups on 19 Aug 1994.


Alexander Bartolich <>


Those who wish to comment on this request to remove this newsgroup should
subscribe to news.groups.proposals and participate in the relevant threads
in that newsgroup.

To this end, the followup header of this RFD has been set to

In the course of the removal process four formal announcements are posted
(MVI, 1st RFD, 2nd RFD, and LCC), each taking two weeks. At the end of the
process the B8MB will vote on the issue.

Available options for are:
- leave the group as it is
- remove the group

For more information on the MVI process, please see


2010-01-17	Probe post
2010-01-24	Moderator Vacancy Investigation
2010-02-06	1st RFD
2010-02-21	2nd RFD