By Lawrence A. Dubin, J.D.,Emily Horowitz, Ph.D.,Alan Gershel,Mark Mahoney,Gary Mesibov,Melissa Sreckovic,Kenneth M. Mogill,Dennis P. Sugrue,Mark H. Allenbaugh,Richard Wollert,Alexander Skelton,Fred S. Berlin,Erin Comartin,Nick Dubin,Catherine Carpenter,John
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Caught in the Web of the Criminal Justice System: Autism, Developmental Disabilities, and Sex Offenses by Lawrence A. Dubin, J.D.,Emily Horowitz, Ph.D.,Alan Gershel,Mark Mahoney,Gary Mesibov,Melissa Sreckovic,Kenneth M. Mogill,Dennis P. Sugrue,Mark H. Allenbaugh,Richard Wollert,Alexander Skelton,Fred S. Berlin,Erin Comartin,Nick Dubin,Catherine Carpenter,John