advance sheets


advance sheets
Pamphlets (published weekly for National Reporter System) containing the most recently reported opinions of specific courts (e.g. Federal Reporter) or the courts of several jurisdictions (e.g. Pacific Reporter). The volume and page numbers usually are the same as in the subsequently bound volumes of the respective reporter series, which cover several numbered issues of the advance sheets

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