Give Sysops the ability to block a user from editing a specified article.
This feature request is related to the growing problems in wikipedia with
controversial articles. A user ban is a harsh measure and is subjected to a lot
of discussion. Often there are only a few articles where the edits of one user
The feature could (and should) be used following judgements from the arbitration
committee or similar instances on other wikis.
This card tracks a proposal from the 2015 Community Wishlist Survey: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/2015_Community_Wishlist_Survey
This proposal received 52 support votes, and was ranked #14 out of 107 proposals. https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/2015_Community_Wishlist_Survey/Moderation_and_admin_tools#Enhanced_per-user.2C_per-article_protection_.2F_blocking
More project documentation: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Community_health_initiative/Per_user_page_block