Federal Appendix. St. Paul: West Group. Vols. 1-3. 2001. Cloth. Publisher's Price $126. Special $30. * Provides U.S. Court of Appeals unpublished opinions, complete with West Group editorial enhancements, including case synopses, headnotes and Key Numbers in the West Key Number System, in this print series, a part of the National Reporter System. Unpublished opinions emerged in 1964 when the U.S. Court of Appeals Judicial Counsel recommended that only cases of "general precedential value" be published. However, many legal researchers want access to unpublished opinions because they often include relevant fact situations and particular applications of settled law.
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