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Welcome to New York, where boozing, gambling and fighting are now legal

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 05:50

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The New York State Assembly has passed a bill legalising mixed martial arts after several years of ignoring pleas to allow the popular and often bloody sport. Supporters promote its economic possibilities while detractors denounce its inherent brutality.

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The New York State Assembly has passed a bill legalising mixed martial arts after several years of ignoring pleas to allow the popular and often bloody sport. Supporters promote its economic possibilities while detractors denounce its inherent brutality.

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The New York State Assembly has passed a bill legalising mixed martial arts after several years of ignoring pleas to allow the popular and often bloody sport. Supporters promote its economic possibilities while detractors denounce its inherent brutality.

Albany, New York

GAMBLING. Hand-to-hand combat. Booze. Who needs Las Vegas when you've got New York?

Under the guidance of governor Andrew Cuomo, a state known for its liberal leanings has been revelling in a less-than-Puritanical approach to public policy over the past several

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