Tag Archives: eddie tipton
- Multi-State Lottery fraudster Eddie Tipton finally admits his guilt
June 30, 2017
The leader of a conspiracy that netted millions of dollars by fixing lottery drawings in multiple US states has admitted his guilt for the first time. On Thursday, Eddie Tipton, a former computer information security director for the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL), appeared in an Iowa court to plead guilty...
- Players seeks reparation over 2010 lottery-fixing scandal
January 6, 2017
Colorado Lottery players are now demanding an Iowa court judge to grant them reparation in connection with the 2010 lottery-fixing scandal. The Denver Post reported that lawyers lodged a consumer fraud case against Multi-State Lottery Association (MLSA) before the Iowa district court in Des Moines, in behalf of hundreds of...
- Iowa judge greenlights winner’s lawsuit in lottery-fixing case
October 14, 2016
The lonely and arduous legal battle for the correct lottery jackpot winnings continues for an Iowa resident after an Iowa District Court Judge took cognizance of his case against the state lottery and the Multi-State Lottery Association (MSLA) in connection with the 2010 lottery-fixing scandal. District Court Judge Karen Romano...
- Crooked lottery director’s brother charged for role in number-rigging scam
April 7, 2016
Authorities in Iowa have filed charges against the brother of a former lottery security director after uncovering new evidence of their plot to fix lottery jackpots. On Wednesday, Iowa prosecutors filed felony charges of ongoing criminal conduct against Tommy Tipton (pictured), the younger brother of Eddie Tipton, the former security...
- US lottery industry under fire as evidence mounts of multi-state jackpot scam
December 19, 2015
The US lottery industry fears a crisis of consumer confidence as investigations continue into the fraudulent awarding of multiple jackpots in multiple states. In September, Eddie Ray Tipton was sentenced to 10 years in prison for rigging a Multi State Lottery Association (MUSL) computer to produce a set of pre-programmed...
- Former lottery security official’s fraud trial delayed
April 14, 2015
The trial of a former lottery exec accused of rigging a multi-million dollar Iowa Lottery jackpot has been delayed. Eddie Ray Tipton (pictured), a former director of information security for the Multi State Lottery Association, was arrested in January. The 51-year-old Tipton is facing two counts of fraud for allegedly...