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Dana White remaining cautiously optimistic New York MMA legislation will pass

  • 3 months ago
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NEWARK, N.J. – It’s been six weeks since Dana White dropped the news that the UFC was planning a December show in the famed Madison Square Garden. The UFC boss remains confident for now that MMA legi read news >>

No Changes to Legislation as Victorian Government Discusses and Votes on Cage Ban

  • a year ago
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Victorian Liberal Government ministers met to discuss and vote on the current cage ban in Victoria late last week, but to no avail. read news >>

Saskatchewan Creating Commission to Oversee MMA in the Canadian Province

  • a year ago
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The Saskatchewan government has passed legislation to create a commission that will oversee mixed martial arts in the Canadian province. read news >>

White still holding out hope for New York legislation, but mostly is 'over it'

  • 2 years ago
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NEW YORK – Dana White hasn't given up hope on the UFC one day hosting events in the state of New York. Far from it. But in terms of items on his list of things to get stressed out over, well, th read news >>

Bills to Regulate Amateur MMA Headed to Michigan State Senate after Passing in House

  • 2 years ago
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The Michigan House of Representatives Wednesday approved legislation that would regulate amateur mixed martial arts in the state. read news >>

Cage Ban Confirmed for Western Australia MMA

  • 2 years ago
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The Western Australian government has passed legislation for the cage to be banned for all local MMA fights as of March 1, 2013. read news >>

Report: MMA legislation dead again in New York assembly

  • 3 years ago
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Another year, another disappointment - or so it seems for MMA in New York. The "New York Daily News" reported today that a bill to legalize the sport in the Empire State will not receive a vote i read news >>

Following committee hurdle, no MMA legislation in New York in 2011

  • 4 years ago
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MMA legislation won't be coming to New York state in 2011. A years-long fight to get the sport sanctioned in one of the most potentially lucrative markets again has hit a roadblock in the New York read news >>

As UFC continues New York legislation push, White again harps on safety record

  • 4 years ago
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NEW YORK CITY - As professional hockey attempts to address the serious health and safety issue of concussions in the rink, the UFC is highlighting the comparative safety of mixed martial arts. Th read news >>

New York MMA rally a success; Overeem, Shamrock, LaRosa stump for legislation

  • 4 years ago
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A small but vocal contingent of New Yorkers is getting out the word about MMA in the Empire State. The Coalition to Legalize Mixed Martial Arts in New York today held a rally to educate the publi read news >>

Alabama adopts MMA legislation

  • 5 years ago
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UFC president Dana White took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce the news: Alabama is the latest U.S. state to adopt mixed-martial-arts legislation. read news >>

UFC official still bullish on possibility of New York City and Boston events in near future

  • 6 years ago
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Despite the legislation process in New York and Massachusetts providing one headache after another, UFC officials are still bullish on the possibility of events happening in New York and Massachusett read news >>

Tennessee to begin regulating MMA

  • 7 years ago
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The state of Tennessee has passed legislation that calls for the sanctioning of mixed martial arts, which opens the door for the Ultimate Fighting Championship and other major organizations to host e read news >>