Regex Input?

Hi - evaluating several different options to handle numbered lists within a native pdf document. Placement within the document varies, titles of the lists vary. They all seem to hold the same format after the list is found

1- Request A - each request can have multiple carriage returns/new lines.
2- Whereas some list items may have only one line
3- The number of list items vary
4- The list is separated from the rest of the document contents with a final series of 2 carriage returns leaving a blank line between the list and further document verbage.

I just started to delve into this but wonder if anyone has thoughts?

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@Chris_Bolin Please share input and expected output so we can look at your issue.

Cant share the case specifically as it is confidential but I will mock something up

But the list follows the format in the example (down to the -) I have in the topic if that helps…just imagine large paragraphs prior to the list I show and large paragraphs after


Okay worked out the following statement which captures the numbered list (each numbered item may have more than one sentence.


But since I need to include the last statement of the regex, I am unable to break the pattern at the next line which does not begin with a \d-

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Thoughts on how to break the match?


The line “THIS INFORMATION…” may not always be present