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Lift the Ban Watch: MMA Bill in New York State Passes Through First Round of Committee Votes

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From folks in New York, we've got direct word: Bill A.2009-B (the bill to legalize and regulate MMA in the state of New York) passed 14-6 in Tourism Committee and is now headed for the Codes Committee. Excellent news, of course, but it's worth keeping in mind there are still several hurdles the bill must negotiate before legalized MMA becomes a reality:

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Post #1   6/3/09 12:21:33PM   

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WAR NY

Post #2   6/3/09 3:02:56PM   

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Stage 1 complete. looks like people are finally waking up.

Post #3   6/3/09 3:06:37PM   

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I cannot wait till MMA is held at MSG.The tickets will run me into the poorhouse but that is ok.

Post #4   6/4/09 3:14:34AM   

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Please NY, we want MMA!!!

Post #5   6/4/09 12:10:30PM