Full Text Search of Opinions (pre 09/01/2012)

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Fred Smith
Finds documents containing the words "Fred" and "Smith"

Antitrust or Noncompetition not Fraud
Finds all documents containing either "Antitrust" or "Noncompetition" but not the word "Fraud".

[Fred Smith]
Finds all documents containing the phrase "Fred Smith" (rather than just documents containing the word "Fred" and the word "Smith").

Finds documents containing any word beginning with "jud" - for example "judge", "judgment", and "judicial".

murder *-CR
Finds documents containing "murder" and also containing  text ending with  "-CR"  Since cases have the format 05-YY-0xxxx-CR for criminal cases, the opinions returned would also have a "cr"iminal casenumber .somewhere in the text.

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