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Is it possible for mods to 'force accept' answers on questions where the account of the (question-)author is dead

Is it possible for mods to 'force accept' answers on questions where the account of the (question-)author is dead/is offline for a long time? I'm asking that question because I'm seeing posts like ...
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How to select "accepted answer" if multiple answers are correct?

Some questions have multiple answers which are all high quality and give different insight into what's being asked. For example Why would security cover things like natural disasters? I'm not sure how ...
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I think this old, upvoted answer is wrong

The Answer I'm referring to: https://security.stackexchange.com/a/5357/61443 My objections to it are: While the OP is asking about recovering the AES keys, his setup is also vulnerable to a ...
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Is it acceptable to create a bounty and award it straight away?

If I decide that an answer received on a question I ask is particularly useful, is it acceptable to start a bounty and award it straight away?
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