Posts Tagged ‘Database’

AOC Database is Not Subject to the Public Records Act

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

In 2011, LexisNexis submitted a request under the North Carolina Public Records Act (Chapter 132 of the General Statutes) to the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC), and to the Wake County Clerk of Court for a complete copy of the Automated Criminal/Infraction System (ACIS) database. ACIS is an electronic compilation of criminal records. Records […]

Databases Under the Public Records Law

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

[Update:┬áThe case that is discussed in this post was reversed in LexisNexis Data Management, Inc, v. NC Administrative Office of the Courts (101PA14), on August 21, 2015. The North Carolina Supreme Court ruled that the Court of Appeals erred in applying the Public Records Act (Chapter 132), and that the case is governed by G.S. […]