For example, I selected "the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the" from John 1:1. When pasted, I got "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, a".
When I copy as citation utilizing the key command (ctrl+command+c) I don't encounter this problem.
While I've installed the latest beta (9.5.5), I've been countering this problem for the past several versions; it's not new.
Edited by Sean R., 28 February 2012 - 02:30 PM.