I filed for a prove up, it was rejected because I didn't dismiss the doe defendants. I am confused, because there were no Does. Do I need to dismiss the actual defendant since they won't be allowed at the hearing or did the clerk make an error?
The clerk made an error. You dismiss doe defendants, not remaining, served defendants.
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You must always file a request for dismissal of DOE defendants. Just do it. Of course do not file a request for dismissal of real defendants or you cannot take their default.
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