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Posted Jan. 16, 2013, at 2:57 p.m.
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LEWISTON | When Matt Peterson introduced legislation in the Maine House of Representatives several years ago to legalize mixed martial arts in the state, the Rumford Democrat saw the chance to fulfill a teenage dream. Peterson, who grew up amid the rich wrestling tradition of Rumford and Mountain Valley …

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