The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) just approved the following motion as brought forward by the British Columbia Medical Association (BCMA): “The Canadian Medical Association advocates for a ban on Mixed Martial Arts prize fighting matches in Canada.”
The motion was supported by 84% of the assembly. 15% abstained and 1% voted against the motion.
Prior to this vote, a motion to refer the motion to the Board was defeated by 62% of the assembly.
Check out my personal Blog for more details on this story and a history of the proposed ban.