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,
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.
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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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".
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 ...
According to "What's In A Name?" by Paul Dickson (http://www.amazon.com/
Whats-Name. ... And therefore in order to establish the rights of the fictitious, the
court would have to ... Also, in case more than one such person is there, it could
be John Doe, Jane .... What is the best thing that ever happened to you for being
Section 1: Use of Fictitious Names or Pseudonyms in Connecticut Courts ..............
............. 4. Table 1: John or Jane Doe Defendants in Civil Matters . ... designation [
d/b/a] . . . is merely descriptive of the person or corporation who does business
under some other .... proceeding in fact being a reconsideration so to speak or 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 ...