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In re Spinks, 32 N.C. App. 422, 232 S.E.2d 479 (1977) State case

Addresses opening adoption record or files. Provides detailed discussion of balancing relevant policy interests. 

In re J.L., 199 N.C. App. 605, 685 S.E.2d 11 (2009) State case

Addresses the right of a juvenile or the juvenile's attorney to have access to his or her own records. 

Sheppard v. Sheppard, 38 N.C. App. 712, 248 S.E.2d 871 (1978) State case

Addresses opening of adoption records.

State v. McGill, 141 N.C. App. 98 (2000) State case

A defendant charged with sexual abuse of a minor has a constitutional right of in camera review by the trial judge of all the records of the agency charged with investigating allegations of child a

State v. Martin, 195 N.C. App. 43, 671 S.E.2d 53 (2009) State case

Slip opinion. Addresses DSS's duty to share information with law enforcement officials. States that DSS is not a law enforcement official.

58 N.C. Atty. Gen. Op. 33 (1988) State guidance

Confidentiality laws that apply to juvenile records do not apply to reports of motor vehicle incidents involving drivers under the age of 18.

N.C. Atty. Gen. Advisory Opinion to Kevin M. Fitzgerald (April 4, 1997) State guidance

Release of child protective services information related to a child fatality. Includes discussion of CAPTA requirements.

48 N.C. Atty. Gen. Op. 85 (1980) State guidance

Addressed disclosure of otherwise confidential personnel information to the parent locator service for the child support enforcement program. 

45 N.C. Atty. Gen. Op. 273 (1976) State guidance

G.S. 108A-80(b) does not allow publication of the list of public assistance recipients in a newspaper because such publication is for a commercial purpose. 

53 N.C. Atty. Gen. Op. 108 (1984) State guidance

A county social services department may disclose client information to law enforcement agencies investigating fraud related to public assistance or social services programs. 

49 N.C. Atty. Gen. Op. 61 (1979) State guidance

County social services department may disclose public assistance and social services records to the state DHHS in connection with its evaluation of social services programs. 

49 N.C. Atty. Gen. Op. 198 (1980) State guidance

A county social services department may not disclose information regarding child protective services cases to a community advisory group unless the disclosure is for purposes directly connected wit

N.C. Atty. Gen. Advisory Opinion to Kevin M. Fitzgerald (April 20, 1995) State guidance

Addresses access to records by social services boards.

47 N.C. Atty. Gen. Op. 211 (1978) State guidance

Explains that the confidentiality laws governing social services information applied to all DSS records related to child abuse and neglect cases.