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CORRECTION: Leaving aside the morality of having the government spend tax dollars to encourage gambling, the alleged financial benefits of state lotteries are vastly overstated.
There's nothing in the Criminal Code relating to Internet lotteries," Provincial Treasurer Pat Mella said.
Lotteries aren't taxes, but they certainly aren't free.
I can't remember a time when more lotteries have simultaneously used the same artist,'' said Schaefer, adding that the only other such artist whose work was used by state lotteries is American illustrator Norman Rockwell.
Quite simply, states need the revenue," explains David Gale, executive director of the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries.