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Curly quote straight quote bug?

Hi. I’ve recently noticed that I am picking up a mix of smart/curly and straight quotes in my work. At first I attributed this to copy-paste issues, but I’ve actually seen new text I type in get straight quotes (generally a single quote inside a contraction) even though curly quotes are the usual setting. If I backspace over the straight quote and type it again, I get a smart/curly quote instead. It seems to happen when I’m typing rapidly. Just today I typed this and accidentally hit the single-quote twice and got two different styles (see picture).
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Any idea how to fix this? It’s utterly frustrating to accidentally edit in problems like these.

Thanks for the bug report. I’ll look into it. This popped up before but U thought I’d fixed it.