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Prof. Leon Friedman Discusses Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Suit Against New York Ban

Leon Friedman, Joseph Kushner Distinguished Professor of Civil Liberties Law
UFC’s First Amendment path to legalization?
By Mark La Monica
November 19, 2011
Newsday
EXCERPT:
Leon Friedman, a professor of constitutional law at Hofstra, said Zuffa must prove that its safety regulations are top-notch.
“They would have to show that it really isn’t dangerous at all, that it doesn’t affect the physical well-being of the participants, that somehow it’s no more dangerous than boxing, for example,” Leon Friedman said.
Read the full article on newsday.com.

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