Jul 15, 2002 ... Pro Se Tips and Tactics: Unknown Defendant Identities ... plaintiffs could not sue either the state or a state officer in his or her "official capacity.
Jan 15, 2003 ... This "relation back" rule allows unknown or "John Doe" defendants in ... if defendants such as police officers and corrections officials sought to ...
Jul 8, 2015 ... Many people don't know how to name all of the responsible parties in a lawsuit when they do not know who they are. Fortunately, there is a way ...
Nov 11, 2014 ... The Complaint alleges that the three Doe officers used excessive ..... unknown officer defendants under § 1983, including the defects and.
to add names of officials whose names were unknown). 2. See, e.g., In re .... there is an amendment of claims—in order to ensure that the defendant could.
This section helps you figure out who your defendant is and how to name him or ... by its main officers, you can name the individuals along with the corporation.
the institutional defendants and the officer.2" Because responding to the .... satisfied when plaintiff sought to add a defendant originally named as "unknown.
Sep 25, 2013 ... identity of Trooper Doe is unknown at the time of filing this Complaint. .... police officers as party defendants in their case, the [plaintiffs] did not ...
Jun 13, 2016 ... Defendant Unknown Officers of the Massachusetts State Police are ... Defendant City of Lynn, Massachusetts, is a municipality of the State.