Tag Archives: Pennsylvania lottery
- Unusual frequent lottery wins in Pennsylvania probed
September 26, 2017
Even the Auditor General in Pennsylvania is finding the frequent lottery wins too good to be true. The Office of the Auditor General has launched a probe into what he described as “unusually frequent lottery winners” in Pennsylvania between 2000 and 2016. PennLive blew the whistle on the issue after...
- Pennsylvania Lottery loser issues death threats against staff
January 5, 2017
Police have issued an arrest warrant for a frustrated lottery player who repeatedly threatened the lives of Pennsylvania Lottery staff. On Wednesday, state police announced they were seeking the arrest of 47-year-old Towanda Shields (pictured) for making dozens of death threats against staff at the Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters between April...
- Current Mega Millions and Powerball Jackpots Total $269 Million
May 15, 2015
Multi-state game jackpots offering a combined total of $269 million on Friday and Saturday nights are generating excitement for Pennsylvania Lottery players. Drawn Friday night, the Mega Millions® jackpot offers an annuity value of $159 million and a cash prize of $95.9 million. The Powerball® jackpot for Saturday night carries...
- Camelot And Pennsylvania State Lottery Cease Negotations
January 3, 2014
Camelot Global Services LLC will not be placing their flag into the soil of Pennsylvania after Gov. Tom Corbett’s administration pulled the plug on the privatization of the Pennsylvania State Lottery after 12-months of negotiations. Camelot Global Services LLC plans to infiltrate 30-years of state run national lotteries within the...
- Health Lottery teams with Coral on £1m lottery ‘wager’ as Camelot raises prices
September 28, 2013
Media baron Richard Desmond’s Health Lottery has denied that its plan to offer a million pound prize via a partnership with bookmakers Coral is intended to circumvent regulations restricting the size of its jackpots. Under UK Gambling Commission regulations, society lottery jackpots are capped at £100k, but the new Health...
- Corbett revising Camelot contract; Maine introduces Kwikies; Wyoming joins 20th century
March 18, 2013
In PENNSYLVANIA, Gov. Tom Corbett is having another go at privatizing management of the Pennsylvania Lottery. Corbett’s previous attempt to award the contract to UK National Lottery operator Camelot was voided by state Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who said the deal to allow the lottery to expand operations online and...
Maine legalizes daily fantasy sports
August 3, 2017
Pennsylvania regulator hands fines vs. three erring casinos
October 5, 2017