The names "John Doe" or "John Roe" for men, "Jane Doe" or "Jane Roe" for
women, or "Johnny ... Bearing the actual name John Doe can cause difficulty,
Jun 8, 2010 ... COLUMBUS, Ohio – John and Jane Doe get sued a lot. ... rules allowed suits
with fictitious names and gave the person who brought ... The ruling centered on
a wrongful death case and ended up being a victory for doctors.
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.
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 ...
legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/John Doe lawsuit
fictitious defendants. n. when a party suing (plaintiff) is not sure if he/she knows if
there are unknown persons involved in the incident or the business being sued, ...
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 ...
Oct 24, 2010 ... A: "Does", "John Doe" or "Jane Doe" are placeholder name used in legal ... "Does
1-100" being used in a particular case probably means that there are up to 100
additional parties (fictitious defendants) to the legal action that are not yet known.
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Section 1: Use of Fictitious Names or Pseudonyms in Connecticut Courts ..............
............. 4. Table 1: John or Jane Doe Defendants in Civil Matters . .... that a
person is guilty of criminal impersonation when he or she '[i]mpersonates another
and does an act in ... proceeding in fact being a reconsideration so to speak or a...
A fictitious name used to identify an unknown man or body. Also referred to as '
Jane Doe'. 2. An unidentified man. 3. An alias used in legal proceedings to ...
Jul 27, 2004 ... However, “John Doe” is not a misnomer for any person or entity. ... correct
defendant; rather, the problem is not being able to identify that defendant). ... by
suing an unknown defendant as “John Doe” or any other fictitious name. ... is
unknown and designating the unknown defendant as “John or Jane Doe.