1.5 Demotion or removal
1.5.1 Any member that violated the charter can be removed from all IA affiliated components
1.5.2 Before the member is removed/banned he/she will be demoted to the lowest rank awaiting an appeal.
1.5.3 Appealing a demotion must take place within 7 days of the demotion either on the discord/telegram or the forums
1.5.4 Appeal council , After receiving said appeal a tribunal will be assembled containing :
1 Admin of the sub community ( game )
1 person chosen by the person who instigated the demotion ( admin who started the demotion process )
1 person chosen by the person who is being demoted
This council of 4 will look into the reason they were demoted and will hear both sides of the story before voting, a majority vote is required (75%)
1.5.5 If the instigator of the demotion is a founder , another founder will replace him on the appeal council.
1.5.6 If the appeal is accepted , the demotion will be undone
1.5.7 if the appeal is denied the person may be banned from IA services.
1.5.8 Any demotion must be in direct conflict of the charter , no other reason may be used to demote a member.