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Is there a way to create a rule that will forward an email to an abuse account (e.g. if it is flagged 'Mark as Junk'?

Unfortunately, the Message Flag filter doesn't have a 'spam' or 'junk' option.

Can a rule be associated with a particular folder?

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Create a rule that will process any email ( wildcard ) in a specific folder and forward an email to a specific address then delete the email.

A sample rule would be

Apply this rule after the message arrives flagged for Do Not Forward
forward it to and delete it

An easy way would be to look for specific words contained in the body or subject and tell your anti-spam software to flag spam with those specific words.

You could also just setup a rule for a certain folder.

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is this just a matter of selecting the desired folder, then creating the rule? I didn't notice a way of selecting a folder in the Rule UI. – Craig Oct 19 '12 at 18:16
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Decided to create an AppleScript to do the hard work:

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