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[Bug 11557] Authors should not be allowed to specify roles on elements that they already have by default

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Date: Thu, 16 Dec 2010 18:51:28 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11557

Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3cbug@gmail.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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            Summary|Authors should not be       |Authors should not be
                   |allowed to specify roles on |allowed to specify roles on
                   |elements that they already  |elements that they already
                   |have by default.  It's      |have by default
                   |redundant and encourages    |
                   |authors to add roles in     |
                   |cargo-cult fashion on the   |
                   |theory that this will       |
                   |improve their               |
                   |accessibility.  See IRC for |
                   |proof:                      |
            Summary|http://kr                   |

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