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When copying a project and including the issues, the issue States are not retained. All issues are put into the Backlog. Notification emails are also sent to all assignees.
Issues should retain their State and no notification emails should be sent.
The states are not retained, it's like cloning an issue. I'm not sure I would want to change that, apart from the fact that it would be a pain.
Notifications should not be sent though, I agree with you on that part.