Jackpocket brings Arkansas lottery games to the mobile space

Jackpocket

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Lottery player in Arkansas can now play lottery games using their mobile devices. This was made possible through Jackpocket, a New York-based app. Like any other state, Arkansas has rules to keep legal gambling in line. That means for the most part, lottery players would have to go into a retail … Read more

Online Lottery Sales Contribute To Record $1.24 In Profits For GA

Georgia Online Lottery Sales

The Georgia Lottery closed out its fiscal year with an increase from last year’s sales making a record $1.24 billion in profits. This number can be attributed to the use of the lottery’s internet platform that has allowed residents to buy their tickets online during the nationwide closures from COVID-19. ATLANTA – Not even a … Read more

Not Once, But Twice Michigan Man Wins Millions In Instant Lottery

Not Once, But Twice Michigan Man Wins Millions In Instant Lottery

A Michigan man won $4 million on the Instant Lottery Game twice in his life. The win came from a $30 scratch-off ticket. The odds of winning the lottery again after you’ve won it already are the exact same as if you did not win the lottery before. CARLETON, Mich.- One lucky man in Michigan … Read more

Ohio State Senator Calls on Lottery To Help With Education Budget Cuts

Ohio State Senator Calls on Lottery To Help With Education Budget Cuts

Mike DeWine, Governor of Ohio, cut over $300 million from the state’s education budget last week. The Ohio State Legislature is currently debating who will regulate a theoretical future Ohio sports betting market. Bill Coley, a state Senator, is asking for the Ohio State Lottery to be more vocal in terms of possible solutions to … Read more

Virginia and Michigan Set To Expand Online Gaming Industries

Virginia Online Gambling Industry

Virginia will be launching online lottery games that will be available for all devices able to connect to wi-fi on July 1. Michigan lawmakers are discussing allowing online gaming without a license until social distancing guidelines are lifted. RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia and Michigan are both on track to have legal online gambling available for … Read more

Massachusetts Looks To Take Lottery Online

Massachusetts Lottery

Massachusetts lottery leaders hope for online gaming because the date is showing how much the coronavirus pandemic has impacted to annual revenue Even though individuals in the state spend the most on lottery tickets, the profit has lowered by $195 million from 2019 There have been steps to move to a cashless operation but state … Read more

Could The Wire Act Of 1961 Affect Online Lottery Sales?

Online Lottery Sales

The New Hampshire Lottery and their online platform are taking fire again from the Wire Act of 1961, as has happened in the past. The Department of Justice is looking into the case that has gone back and forth over the years in terms of opinion on what’s right. CONCORD, N.H. – There has been … Read more

Pennsylvania Lottery Hits $1 Billion In Total Online Sales

Pennsylvania Lottery

The online lottery launched in Pennsylvania in May 2018, meaning that this milestone comes near the online lottery’s second anniversary. Online lottery sales are helping to buoy Pennsylvania during the COVID-19 crisis; lottery tickets are a major source of funding for the government, but most retail establishments are closed. Online lottery sales have increased greatly … Read more