States in which professional mixed martial arts is neither regulated nor legal:

  • Connecticut
  • New York

States in which professional mixed martial arts is legal but not regulated:

  • Alaska

States in which amateur mixed martial arts is illegal:

  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • North Dakota
  • West Virginia

As of August 2012

Source: ifightsports.com

MMA: Maine’s Caged Craze

Sunday: A look at the growth of the sport in Maine and a look at the dangers.

Coming Wednesday: The evolution of safety in the sport has helped it expand and maintain.

Coming April 28: Reasons for the sport’s popularity abound; and a look to the future.


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.