Filing Under a Pseudonym
Reported caselaw from Nebrasksa with Doe plaintiffs is very thin, and contains no discussion of a rule for proceeding pseudonymously. Analogy could be made to the underlying claims and harm to Doe if identity revealed.
- Doe v. Golnick, 251 Neb. 184, 556 N.W.2d 20 (Neb. 1996) – Jane Doe is a patient of Defendant; they have a sexual relationship and Doe sues for medical malpractice, inter alia. No discussion of pseudonym.
Filing Requirements & Availability of Court Records
NEB. CT. R. § 6-1110. Form of pleadings.
(a) Caption: Names of Parties. Every pleading shall contain a caption setting forth the name of the court, the title of the action, the file number, and a designation as in § 6-1107(a). In the complaint the title of the action shall include the names of all the parties
Supreme Court and courts of appeal cases from 2010 are available at http://www.supremecourt.ne.gov/opinions/index.shtml (last visited Apr. 20, 2010).
NEB. REV. STAT. § 43-2,108 (2010) provides for confidentiality of certain juvenile records in court.
NEB. CT. R. § 6-1521 (2009) provides for protection of PII appearing in court records.