Nick Diaz still remains a suspended fighter, and has a ways to go before that changes, but a petition to have the fighter’s five year suspension lifted has hit an important target.
Yes, a petition that has been launched has hit, and gone past, the 100,000 mark. As a result, the White House is reportedly required to comment on Diaz’s case.
As you know, Diaz was suspended for five years by the Nevada Commission last month, as a result of testing positive for marijuana in January. The lengthy suspension has widely been criticized, and several stars, including Ronda Rousey, have come to Diaz’s defense.
Mr. Diaz has tweeted out the following message in response to the news:
— nick diaz (@nickdiaz209) October 14, 2015