Friday, May 29, 2020
 

Is Ultimate Fighting Art?


Photo via fightlaunch at everystockphoto.

Yesterday, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (“UFC”)  sued New York state in Manhattan federal court, arguing that New York’s ban on live professional mixed martial arts fighting is unconstitutional. The complaint accuses the state of enacting the ban because of the violent message it believes the sport conveys. The UFC alleges that by doing so, NY state violates the free speech clause of the First Amendment.

What do you think, art, martial art, performance art, sport, or bloody sport (or all of the above)?

Via The Paper of Record.

 

Tags: , , , ,

Comments: 1

Leave a reply »

 
  • Mike

    All of the above.

     
     
     
  • Leave a Reply
     
    Your gravatar
    Your Name
     
     
     

     
     
 
Legal

Clancco, Clancco: The Source for Art & Law, Clancco.com, and Art & Law are trademarks owned by Sergio Muñoz Sarmiento. The views expressed on this site are those of Sergio Muñoz Sarmiento and of the artists and writers who submit to Clancco.com. They are not the views of any other organization, legal or otherwise. All content contained on or made available through Clancco.com is not intended to and does not constitute legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is formed, nor is anything submitted to Clancco.com treated as confidential.

Website Terms of Use, Privacy, and Applicable Law.
 

Switch to our mobile site