Posts Tagged ‘Nick Diaz’

Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Nick Diaz Challenging UFC Suspension

Diaz is a licensed medical marijuana patient, and him and his lawyer are pleading that because Diaz tested positive for metabolites and not cannabis, that he really didn’t violate any rules and thus should still be able to fight in the state of Nevada.

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Friday 09 March, 2012

UFC Fighter Tyson Griffin Tests Positive for Weed

Tyson Griffin tested positive for cannabis over a year and a half ago at UFC 123 in Michigan, but the results were not made public until now, thanks to a stellar investigative piece of journalism.

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Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Female UFC Star Against Pot Testing

┬áBe my Valentine Body Guard MMA fighter Nick Diaz’s recent failed drug test for marijuana has brought a lot of attention to the UFCs drug testing policies, and for good reason. In a sport riddled with steroid abuse and inherent health risks, it’s pretty hard to understand how a positive test for pot equates to […]

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Friday 10 February, 2012

Why is MMA Legal and Marijuana Not?

A couple weeks ago, I came across an interesting and compelling opinion piece from Dan Gardner of the Ottawa Citizen. The piece, titled Why is MMA OK and smoking dope isn’t, is legitimately probably one of the best–and well-researched–thought pieces I have ever read relating to the legalization of marijuana. And with the recent positive […]