Let me give you a little background. The UFC was originally banned in the ’90s by Governor George Pataki when it was considered by many to be “human cock fighting,” and even though it’s the fastest growing sport in the world (and even Pataki concedes that it should be legalized now), it remains illegal in the state today. We’re one of only a few states that still don’t recognize the UFC.
Bottom line: Enough is enough. It’s time to get this done. There are a lot of ways we can finally legalize MMA in NY, but here are the top three.