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New York State Assembly Passes Bill That Would Make MMA Legal
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 7:55 PM EDT
A bill that would legalize mixed martial arts in New York State has passed in the state assembly.
Over the past seven years the Senate has consistently passed bills that would legalize the sport in the state, however those efforts have stalled in the Assembly.
Mixed martial arts has grown in popularity with organizations such as UFC making millions in pay-per-view buys and merchandising over the last twenty years.