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Jane Doe 1 v. Swannanoa Valley Youth Dev. Ctr., 163 N.C. App. 136, 592 S.E.2d 715 (2004) State case

Recognizing an order of the NC Industrial Commission as a "court order" compelling disclosure of social services records. 

Kowalcyzk v. Gaston County Dep't of Soc. Servs., 3:00CV502-McK (W.D.N.C. Oct. 15, 2001) Federal case

Refuses to recognize the state social services confidentiality laws as establishing a new privilege. 

Makas v. Hillhaven, Inc., 589 F. Supp. 736 (M.D.N.C. 1984) Federal case

Court rejecting negligence per se claim based on a standard of care defined by the Nursing Home Patient's Bill of Rights in GS 131E-117.

Mosteller v. Stiltner, 221 N.C. App. 486, 727 S.E.2d 601 (2012) State case

Child custody and support action.

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

Addresses access to records by social services boards.

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.

Ritter v. Kimball, 67 N.C. App. 333, 313 S.E.2d 1 (1984) State case

In civil custody case, father sought DSS testimony and records related to alleged neglect. DSS argued that the information and records, including the identity of the reporter, were confidential.

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

Addresses opening of adoption records.

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.

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

United States v. Beckton, 7:11-CR-00061-BR-1 (E.D.N.C. May 2, 2012) Federal case

Denying a motion to produce confidential records because the attorney did not pursue other available means of obtaining that information. 

US DHHS Memorandum, TANF and Child Welfare Data Sharing (Sept. 2015) Federal guidance

Information memorandum encouraging information sharing between agencies administering TANF and child welfare programs.


Wilkinson v. Riffel, 72 N.C. App. 220, 324 S.E.2d 31 (1985) State case

"We believe the placement of juveniles for adoption is relevant to a determination by the guardian ad litem as to whether the needs of the juveniles are being met. G.S.

Wright v. Smith, 177 N.C. App. 289, 628 S.E.2d 259 (2006) State case

Custodians of a child requested copies of DSS records about the child. Court ordered disclosure.