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Effectiveness of alcohol education programs?

Research from California proposes that alcohol education programs may not do much to prevent DUI recidivism.  This study suggests that courses in the 30 - 60 hour range don't have an effect on those drivers who suffer from alcohol addiction.

In Colorado, alcohol education courses range from a minimum of 12 hours to well over 100 hours.  Similar research should be done here to determine if Colorado's DUI treatment suffers the same issues as California.