The Northwestern Reporter, Volume 27 (Google eBook)

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West Publishing Company, 1886 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Subtitle varies: v. 1-42, containing all the decisions of the Supreme courts of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska and Dakota ; v.43-243 comprising all the current decisions of the Supreme courts of Michigan, Iowa, Wisconsin, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota with key number annotations (varies slightly); v. 244-300, Cases argued and determined in the courts of Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin (varies slightly).
  

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