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 " Jane Doe". ... malpractice case, the plaintiff may have been treated by doctors and nurses he or she may have seen, but did not know the names of at the time.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Doe

"John Doe" (for males) and "Jane Doe" (for females) are multiple-use names that are used .... A Toronto woman, publicly known only as Jane Doe, waged an 11- year court battle against the Toronto Police Service after being raped in 1986, ...

impossiblechoice.org/a-womans-14-year-search-for-her-brother-leads-to-a-john-doe-on-life-support

In the case of a Jane or John Doe, a health care team consisting of ... Ibarra Lara said if the man in the nursing home is her brother, she knows he'll require ...

www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-met-john-does-20120221-story.html

Feb 21, 2012 ... Illinois' John and Jane Doe cases marked by clouded memories, ... are a mystery, people commonly known as a Jane or John Doe. ... Taxpayers, hospitals or nursing homes pick up the tab for their care, sometimes for years.

abcnews.go.com/US/dozens-people-live-john-doe-knowing/story?id=17740977

Nov 16, 2012 ... For the John Does walking among us, their lives are mysteries to society and to themselves. ... The caretakers know that Smiley has been on the streets and in shelters in the Fort Worth area ... Smiley is now in a nursing home.

anthonycarbonepersonalinjurylawyer.com/allocation-of-fault-to-john-doe-what-you-need-to-know

Jun 13, 2018 ... If you were the victim of a hit and run accident, your attorney might need to name a John Doe defendant – or Jane Doe, if you were able to ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=John%20Doe

a general word for a man(see also Jane Doe) ... Get a John Doe mug for your friend Manafort. 2 ... Roblox player 2: I don't know we have to warn everyone!

www.kpbs.org/news/2014/oct/20/mystery-still-surrounds-john-doe-coronado-nursing-

Oct 20, 2014 ... A man, identified only as John Doe, lies in a vegetative state at the Villa ... are eight John and Jane Does, according to the California Department of ... He had no identification and the others in the car didn't know his name.

www.news-press.com/story/news/2016/04/15/lee-memorial-sues-discharge-john-doe-patient/82998642

Apr 15, 2016 ... Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about ... Lee Memorial sues to discharge "John Doe" patient ... or allowing him to transfer to a nursing home nearly a year after doctors cleared him to leave. ... 22, but his guardian – identified in the lawsuit as “Jane Doe,” his mother – refused to ...