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On the Road--On and On

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How effective are court-conducted DWI "schools"? In Arizona, Judge Eugene Mangum was instrumental in starting these programs for persons convicted of driving while intoxicated. Recently, he offered this favorable evidence: When he spoke to an AA meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz., he asked how many of the approximately 100 A As present had gone through the DWI programs--and 20 raised their hands.