Heslam: Tobacco fans burned again by park ban

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Michael Siegel, School of Public Health

Even in the dank weather, smokers were out lighting up on Boston Common yesterday — and some are fuming over the city’s plan to snuff out smoking at parks across the Hub…

Expert quote:

“I don’t think there are that many people who are suffering health effects because of smoking in parks. I just don’t see this as a huge public health problem.”

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