Are Abel Assessments “simply the magic of young Harry Potter’s mixing potions at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry”?

The Atlantic explores the use of Abel Assessments by courts, probation, etc. in this mostly unfavorable article.  Find it at http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/07/the-sex-offender-test/397850/ or attached below!

The Abel Assessment and the Questions It Raises – The Atlantic

Author: COFPD

Federal Public Defender's Office for the Districts of Colorado and Wyoming