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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012

NY MMA Update: National Abuse Agency Urges NY Assembly To Uphold Ban On “Cage Fighting”

The National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence (NCDSV) released a memo on Tuesday, January 10, to the New York State Assembly urging the state government “to uphold the ban on cage fighting” in New York State.

The four-page memo, shown below, cites various comments made by UFC President Dana White as well as comments made by several UFC fighters as examples of behavior that “contribute to a culture of violence against women, and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people” and noting the effect these incidents may have on child viewers.

Click on each of the four pages below to enlarge them and read the contents of the memo:

 

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