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Can the Department of Human Services be sued for breaching confidentiality?

Question Details: My husband and I were attempting to adopt 2 girls in foster care. Another couple, whom we know personally, also wanted the girls. I was concerned about the form of punishment the other couple used and how the girls might react. I sent an email to the social worker and her supervisor about this. The social worker went to the other couple and told them what was said and that I said it. I know this for a fact because the mother of the other lady called me and asked if I had said it. She used the exact wording I used in my email.

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