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Jane Doe

The Case of Jane Doe: How Public Systems Fail Our Most Vulnerable Youth

Shannan Wilber | Posted 07.30.2014 | Gay Voices
Shannan Wilber

Sadly, her story is all too familiar. Too many children "rescued" by the government from families unable to care for them are abandoned to caregivers who subject them to abuses more terrible than those prompting the state's intervention in the first place.

Lost and Found for Humans

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 08.15.2013 | Impact
Megan Smolenyak

As much as I love traditional genealogy, I also enjoy playing at the fringes to discover new applications for our research skills, and that's how I fi...

Harlem Woman Sues Doctor For Telling Her She Has HIV

| Posted 10.10.2012 | New York

By James Fanelli, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — A Harlem woman who didn't want to know whether she had contracted HIV is suing her do...

Can You Help Identify John Or Jane Doe?

AP | By DINESH RAMDE | Posted 03.03.2012 | Crime

MILWAUKEE -- The corpses' faces are mostly bloated, their skin pale and discolored. One man's lips are stiffened into a grim frown and he stares with ...

Jane Doe Murdered In Boulder In

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

PHOENIX — A murdered young woman buried as Jane Doe in Colorado 55 years ago. An Arizona family puzzled and saddened as Dorothy Gay Howard's dis...

DNA Could Solve In 55-Year-Old Boulder Cold Case

Daily Camera. | Daily Camera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Boulder County investigators are testing DNA that could solve the mystery of the identity of Boulder's Jane Doe, a young woman whose beaten and partia...

'Jane Doe,' Thought To Be Murdered In Boulder In 1954, Reappears In Australia

The Denver Post | Howard Pankratz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A woman who Boulder authorities believed was the 1954 murder victim known as "Jane Doe" has been living in Australia for the past 46 years, the Boulde...