If you were a Lucky For Life winner...
Probably......heck legislation won't even allow for scratch-off tickets over $5.00 with a jackpot of $50,000.00
Feb 1, 2016, 12:01 pm - - Lottery Discussion forum
If you were a Lucky For Life winner...
If I can claim as a trust I would take the $1,000 per day if not then I would take lump sum. I wish Oklahoma would get this game but no our legislation won't allow it
Feb 1, 2016, 11:33 am - - Lottery Discussion forum
Let me get this straight. The Lotter allows people from all over the globe to play USA lottos?
I am in California USA and was unable to open an account with Thelotter .
I emailed and asked and they said no USA registrations are available at this time because of legislation and hoped that would change in the future...ugh.
Jan 26, 2016, 10:08 am - - Jackpot Games forum
Iowa Lottery CEO Terry Rich answers your questions
Hi Terry, Who makes the decision to switch from computerized drawings to ball drawings? Is that a lottery director or does some form of legislation have to be enacted to make the switch?
Jan 11, 2016, 8:03 pm - - Lottery Discussion forum
Deal struck, Illinois Lottery winners to be paid
It only passed the House, the Senate votes on it next week.
From the OP:
The Senate is scheduled to return to the Capitol on Monday to vote on the legislation, which was hailed by government groups.
It will probably pass but right now winning tickets are still IOUs.
Dec 3, 2015, 7:53 pm - - Lottery News forum
More lottery winners using trusts to accept prizes anonymously
They tried to pass legislation earlier this year in Michigan to allow lottery winners to remain anonymous but it has stalled out in the senate. Boo Hiss!
HB 4433, Michigan: Gaming; Lottery; Multistate Lottery Games; Allow Winner to remain anonymous. Amends Sec. 25 of 1972 PA 239 (MCL 432.25).
Nov 30, 2015, 5:33 am - - Lottery News forum
Illinois border states report increased lottery sales
A Republican Governor plus a Democrat legislation equals gridlock. Electing a Democrat Governor with a Republican legislation will be the same. The real problem is checks are issued to some agencies, but the lottery winners fund isn't one of them. Add that to the fact paying off lottery winners is not a priority.
Oct 27, 2015, 8:54 pm - - Lottery News forum
Bill would allow Florida Lottery tickets to be sold online
Capitalizing on a recent change in federal law, legislation has been filed to allow the Florida Lottery to sell tickets online.
The bill, SB 270 by Sen. Gwen Margolis (D-Miami Beach), is aimed at broadening the Lottery's revenue base to include out-of-state customers and occasional players who might be enticed to play more frequently if online tickets were an option. Last year, the Lottery posted a record $5.5 billion in sales.
Several states have have already taken advantage of the federa ...
Sep 16, 2015, 8:06 am - - Lottery News forum
Last try for Alabama lottery dies in Senate committee
Legislation that would have authorized a public vote to establish an Alabama Powerball like lottery died this afternoon in a state Senate committee.
The bill, sponsored by Sen. Paul Sanford, R-Huntsville, was effectively killed when a majority of senators in the Tourism and Marketing Committee voted against it. That included both Republicans and Democrats.
Democrats said Sanford's power ball lottery which would see the state team with other states to offer a lottery would not generate as m ...
Sep 14, 2015, 8:54 am - - Lottery News forum
Is there an attorney willing to look into this case/matter NYS lottery Do we have a case?
You know what I like the petition idea. if and IF is a big word., we can get 100,000 people to sign it would force the president of the U.S. to look into the matter which could get the NYS legislation to do something about it.
Aug 23, 2015, 1:08 pm - - Instant ("Scratch-Off") Games forum