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  • West Virginia Lottery To Run Sports Betting

    West Virginia Lottery To Run Sports Betting

    West Virginia recently passed legislation that would make them the first state to offer real money sports betting outside of Nevada. The legislation puts the West Virginia Lottery in charge of overseeing sports betting in the state, though most of […]

     
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  • Pennsylvania Online Lottery Should Spike Revenue

    Pennsylvania Online Lottery Should Spike Revenue

    After suffering a massive decline in sales (to the tune of $100 million), Pennsylvania is finally ready to audition their online lottery platform. This aligns with the state’s latest legislation, which allows state casinos to offer their games online (including […]

     
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  • Massachusetts Mulling Over Online Lottery Sales

    Massachusetts Mulling Over Online Lottery Sales

    Residents of the Bay State may finally get online Lottery options. According to reports, former State Senator Jennifer Flanagan snuck in a bill calling for legalizing online state Lottery games before leaving for her role on the Cannabis Control Commission. […]

     
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  • Jackpot Chasers Drive Powerball Lottery Prize To Estimated $700 Million

    Jackpot Chasers Drive Powerball Lottery Prize To Estimated $700 Million

    The Powerball Lottery will claim the second largest lottery jackpot in history with the Wednesday night drawing that takes place at 10:59pm on the east coast. The drawing on August 19th was charted at $535 million dollars to which no […]

     
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  • NJ Lottery Suffers Blunder With Scratch-Off Game

    NJ Lottery Suffers Blunder With Scratch-Off Game

    The New Jersey Lottery recently introduced a new scratch-off game with promises of more than $13.6 million in prizes. However, the ambitious new game was met with widespread confusion over the rules, causing the Lottery to hastily pull the game […]

     
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  • Ireland Is The Latest Evidence That Lottery Syndicates Work

    Ireland Is The Latest Evidence That Lottery Syndicates Work

    Typically, people tend to believe that there is less to be won when using a lottery syndicate because they are sharing the odds with multiple people. Irelands freshest millionaires would beg to differ. The lottery syndicate, which have all been […]

     
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  • Illinois To Suspend Mega Million And Powerball Games Due To Budget Crises

    Illinois To Suspend Mega Million And Powerball Games Due To Budget Crises

    There is an ongoing budget deadlock in the state of Illinois and it could result in citizens losing their state-sanctioned rights to buying Mega Millions and Powerball Lottery tickets. These lotteries will become unavailable by the end of June if […]

     
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  • Pennsylvania Lottery Looking To Go Digital

    Pennsylvania Lottery Looking To Go Digital

    A recent bill, HB271, passed through the Pennsylvania state Senate that would see the state Lottery go online. The online expansion effort is founded in the belief that more revenue can be generated through the digital format. The Lottery is […]

     
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  • Florida Lawmakers Weighing Lottery Ticket Warning Labels

    Florida Lawmakers Weighing Lottery Ticket Warning Labels

    Florida’s Senate has tentatively approved legislation that would place warning labels on lottery tickets. The labels would be legally required. Proponents of the bill argue that the labels will help curb gambling addiction while those against it see the labels’ […]

     
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  • Kansas Lottery Vending Machines To Fund Mental Health Programs

    Kansas Lottery Vending Machines To Fund Mental Health Programs

    Mental health issues have been a major problem in the world and in the United States for as long as we can remember. People are constantly in need and only in the last few years have we seen these conditions […]

     
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