en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fictitious_defendants

A fictitious defendant is a person that cannot be identified by the plaintiff before a lawsuit is commenced. Commonly this person is identified as "John Doe" or ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Doe

"John Doe" (for males) and "Jane Doe" (for females) are multiple-use names that are used when the true name of a person is unknown or is being intentionally ...

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John Doe fictitious. Personal ... "Does [which is plural for "Doe"] 1-25" simply refers to any defendants whom the plaintiff has yet to identify. More.

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Yes, to reiterate, a "DOE" defendant, as in "John Doe" is a defendant that is sued under that name because there may be people who you have ...

pubcit.typepad.com/clpblog/files/VPcomplaint.pdf

Defendants identified at this juncture as John and Jane Doe defendants. ... Upon information and belief, Defendants John Doe Corporations 1 through 10.

www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=John+1%3A5&version=NIV

John 1:5 New International Version (NIV). 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. Footnotes: John 1:5 Or understood ...

caselaw.findlaw.com/us-2nd-circuit/1884941.html

John Does, 1–5, New York State Office of General Services, New York Racing Association, Inc., Christopher K. Kay, Stephen Travers, State of New York, ...

www.bc.edu/content/dam/files/schools/law/bclawreview/pdf/50_5/04_lidsky.pdf

Abstract: This Article examines the evolution of the law governing libel suits against anonymous “John Doe” defendants based on Internet speech. Between ...

www.schollelaw.com/files/_federal_court_auto_accident_drunk_driver_complaint_and_initial_discovery.pdf

John Does (1-5) are subject to the jurisdiction and venue of this court. The true ... Plaintiff will amend Complaint to show said John Does' true names and service.