Welcome to the STATES OF PANIC forums, please take a minute to read over the forum rules prior to posting on the site.
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STATES OF PANIC is about people, the fans, the music & the band, domain names in forum/login names are not allowed.
Keep all posts on-topic.
All posts must be in English.
Do not discuss illegal activities. Our server is hosted in the UK and so is subject to UK law. Please do not expose us to any unnecessary legal liability.
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Any signature or avatar that is offensive or insulting to either us or our members are prohibited.
We reserve the right to ask you to change and/or remove your signature or avatar at any time, for any reason.
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Any posts deemed to be self promotion, advertising, or spam can and will be removed. NO SPAM - NO ADVERTISING eg. Posting and making excessive, inappropriate and unnecessary references to your products and websites is self promotion.
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Failure to abide by these rules may result in an editing, negative moderation or deletion of your post. We reserve the right to ban abusers from the site. We reserve the right to change these rules at any time.
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