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Towns allowed to ban smoking in private clubs

SJC rules in Athol case

By Raja Mishra and Jonathan Saltzman
Globe Staff / March 23, 2006

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Extending the government's reach over where smokers can light up, the Supreme Judicial Court said yesterday that local health departments can ban smoking in private clubs and meeting halls, leaving only private homes and a few other indoor places free from antitobacco regulations in Massachusetts. (Full article: 833 words)

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