Jane Doe


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Jane Doe

n. 1) a fictitious name used for a possible female defendant who is unknown at the time a complaint is filed to start a lawsuit. 2) the temporary fictitious name given to an unidentified, hospitalized or dead woman. (See: fictitious defendants, John Doe)

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Finally, the lawsuit alleges that, in addition to sexual harassment, Defendants Captan and Air Hollywood also engaged in rampant wage theft and other illegal wage and hour practices including not providing Jane Doe - a non-exempt employee (who neither supervised anyone nor regularly exercised discretion or independent judgment) and other non-exempt employees - with rest periods, and often cut short Jane Doe's and the other non-exempt employees' meal periods and/or forced these employees to forgo them entirely.
Jane Doe and her father were so troubled by a UO attorney taking Jane Doe's therapy records that they were adamant about including the privacy claim in the civil lawsuit, said Boulder, Colo.
It adds: "For instance, one such powerful individual Epstein forced Jane Doe to have sexual relations with was a member of the British royal family, Prince Andrew (aka Duke of York).
It doesn't appear the mysterious victim, now known only as Jane Doe, was from the Santa Clarita Valley.
Weglian is unequivocal, however, in stating he never saw the infamous Jane Doe letter until December 2003, when detective Steve Forrester from the police department's cold case squad approached him.
But the federal Department of Health and Human Services has not allowed Jane Doe to leave the shelter where she is living under federal custody in order to get the abortion she has requested.
In her civil claim, Jane Doe alleges the crimes took place during parties at Epstein's house on Manhattan's Upper East Side in1994, after she was picked up by a woman and taken to the address.
Proceeds from the event benefit Jane Doe Advocacy Center, a non-profit legal service center for survivors of sexual violence in St.
The plaintiff, known to the public only as Jane Doe, said what occurred that night was rape; the players contended that it was all consensual.
The court document alleges: "Epstein also sexually trafficked the then-minor Jane Doe (a name used in US legal proceedings for people with anonymity), making her available for sex to politically connected and financially powerful people.
Jane Doe was a pregnant teenager whose "therapeutic" abortion signaled a change in Canadian government attitudes towards family planning.
His ex-wife - named only under the US legal alias Jane Doe to protect her identity - is involved in a bitter custody battle.