Senior Associate Ryne Sandel discusses the role CPS investigations play in a parallel criminal case or investigation.
Senior Associate Ryne Sandel talks about Interference with Child Custody vases and the role of a criminal advocate in a family law dispute.
Senior Associate Ryne Sandel talks about the cases when a family law case also involves an allegation of abuse or assault.
Was the Dallas Cop Who Killed Her Neighbor Given Special Treatment? Not Necessarily. (Dallas Observer)
Article by Christian McPhate, originally published in Dallas Observer, Sept. 10, 2018 Three days passed before Texas Rangers sought a manslaughter charge against Amber Guyger, the off-duty Dallas police officer who police say mistakenly shot and killed her 26-year-old neighbor. Commenters on social media, however, [...]
This Saturday, January 10, 2015, at 10 am, James P. Whalen will be making his monthly appearance on 1190 AM’s Ask the Expert. If you’re interested in learning about criminal law in the state of Texas or at the federal level, it’s well worth your [...]
Congress is being encouraged by FBI Director James Comey to update current laws that govern how your encrypted information is handled. Comey wants Congress to add new language to the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act of 1994 that will allow the government more access [...]
This Saturday at 9 a.m., James P. Whalen will be speaking about criminal law during his second monthly appearance on 1190 AM’s Ask the Expert. For questions or comments during the segment, you can call the on-air line at 704-283-1190. Last time, Whalen was able to offer [...]
Want to hear an experienced Texas criminal attorney share his thoughts about the law on the radio? For the past several months, Frisco attorney James P. Whalen has been offering his legal knowledge to the audience of 1190 AM’s Ask the Expert, and on Saturday, [...]
More than 70 cities across the U.S. share a similar law that permits police officials to search hotel and motel guest registries without a court order or the proprietor's permission. Police officials argue that registries can contain information valuable in combating prostitution, gambling, drug dealing—even [...]
On Saturday, November 1, at 10 am, you’ll be able to hear James P. Whalen on 1190 AM’s Ask the Expert for the third time in as many months. Mr. Whalen will be sharing his knowledge about state and federal criminal law with the listening audience. [...]