A law that would allow mixed martial arts, or MMA, in the state could come to a vote today.
MMA is a mix of martial arts, and has been made famous by the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
The fighting, however, is illegal in New York.
Supporters say MMA is no more violent than boxing or football, while opponents say the sport could promote more violence because competitors kick, punch, and knee each other during bouts.
The Assembly is expected to vote Thursday.
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