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Group Calls on State Lotteries to Suspend Operations Until Coronavirus Crisis Subsides

State lotteries continue operating amid the coronavirus pandemic, and that's something a leading anti-gambling group wants changed immediately. At least 316 million people in...

Devin O'Connor April 20, 2020
West Virginia Political Betting

West Virginia Records Show Political Betting Approved, Then Rescinded, One Day After Initial Proposal

An open records request by a West Virginia newspaper shows that state lottery officials did indeed initially approve letting the sportsbooks offer political betting...

Steve Bittenbender April 15, 2020
California lottery

California Lottery Bilked Schools Out of $36 Million in 2018, Says State Auditor

The California Lottery (CSL) shortchanged schools by $36 million in the 2018 fiscal year. That’s according to State Auditor Elaine Howle, who recommended Tuesday...

Philip Conneller February 25, 2020