The names "John Doe" or "John Roe" for men, "Jane Doe" or "Jane Roe" for
women, ... Bearing the actual name John Doe can cause difficulty, such as being
Feb 15, 2012 ... The John Doe custom was born out of a strange and long since vanished ... on
behalf of a fictitious tenant against another fictitious person who had ... The
surnames, meanwhile, both reference deer - a doe being a female ...
a fictitious name used in legal proceedings for a male party whose true name is
not known. ... of or for an unknown person; using the name John Doe to stand for
an ... By 1852, John Doe was being used in North America for "any man whose ...
or The judge issued a warrant for the arrest of the perpetrators, Jane Doe no.
legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/John Doe or Jane Doe
John Doe or Jane Doe. A fictitious name used for centuries in the law when a
specific person is not known by name. The name John Doe can be used in a ...
However, “John Doe” is not a misnomer for any person or entity. ... the correct
defendant; rather, the problem is not being able to identify that defendant). ... toll
limitations by suing an unknown defendant as “John Doe” or any other fictitious
name. ... is unknown and designating the unknown defendant as “John or Jane
It is fundamental that an action at law requires a person or entity which has the
right ... contend that the John Doe designation named a legal entity capable of
being sued. ... John Doe 1 is an entirely fictitious name for a fictitious entity
having no ... In Goolsby, the complaint identified defendants “John Doe” and “
Jane Doe” as ...
Oct 22, 2015 ... BOSPIT AL O/P SUNY AT STONY BROOK; "JOHN DOE. #1-5" AND "JANE DOE
#1-5" said names being fictitious, it being the intention of ... occupant, tenants,
persons or corporations, if any, having or claiming an interest in or ...
Dec 22, 2015 ... "JOHN DOE# 1-5" AND "JANE DOE# 1-5", said names being fictitious, it being
the intention of : Plaintiff to designate any and all occupants,.
Jun 24, 2007 ... Unidentified bodies are called John / Jane Doe because at one time they were ...
are people out there who truly have the name John Doe or Jane Doe. ... action of
ejectment, the fictitious defendant being called Richard Roe".
This action is being instituted on behalf of Plaintiff Diane Ponte [hereinafter, “
Plaintiff”] .... ﬁctitious names for yet undiscovered parties pleaded to represent
persons ... At all times relevant hereto, Defendant(s) John Doe 1-5 and/0r Jane
Doe 1-5 ...