In 2012, lottery officials in Iowa grew suspicious when a New York lawyer “representing a newly created trust” withdrew a claim for a $16.5 million jackpot after being asked to reveal who had initially purchased the ticket. Curious as to who in their right mind would turn down $16.5 million, video of the winning ticket purchase was eventually released to the public.
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Caught rigging the lottery
BGR.com have an article about an insider who fixed the Multi-State Lottery. The interesting part from our point of view is how he got caught.