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Study: Mass. Smoking Ban Hasn't Dampened Business

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Study: Mass. Smoking Ban Hasn't Dampened Business

Study: Mass. Smoking Ban Hasn't Dampened Business

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Nearly two years after a statewide smoking ban took effect, a new study reveals it has not hurt business or driven away tourism, despite worries of Massachusetts bar and restaurant owners.

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