Category: lottery

'Lottery lawyer' scammed millions from winners in mob-connected scheme
Categories: cheating, lottery 29 Aug 2020 308
Reading time: 3 min, 482 words

'Lottery lawyer' scammed millions from winners in mob-connected scheme

If you strike a multi-million - dollar jackpot playing the lottery, you are likely to want to consult an attorney. Don't just turn towards Jason Kurland. He is accused of stealing $70 million from one major winner, known as the "Lottery Lawyer". That goes back to an October 2018 record $1.537...

The Italian government's crackdown on illegal gambling targets crime syndicates
Categories: crime, lottery, online casinos, slots, sports betting 22 Mar 2021 125
Reading time: 2 min, 464 words

The Italian government's crackdown on illegal gambling targets crime syndicates

Malta, a Mediterranean island country, began its transformation from sleepy tourism destination to international gambling mecca in 2004. Seventeen years later, Malta remains a source of interest for Transparency International, bilateral law enforcement agencies, and some European Union countries. In the midst of the public investigation into the killing of journalist...

14 times lottery winner
Categories: lottery 17 Aug 2021 113
Reading time: 6 min, 1215 words

14 times lottery winner

If you ask a clever advantage player about the lottery, he'll most likely laugh in your face. It doesn't take James Grosjean to figure out that the lottery is just for suckers, dreamers, and grandmothers. After all, winning the ultimate prize has a 1 in 292-million chance of happening. To...

Guinness World Records for gambling
Categories: lottery, other games, slots 31 Aug 2021 324
Reading time: 5 min, 915 words

Guinness World Records for gambling

Record payouts attract the most attention. Thanks to luck, the lucky ones not only changed their lives, but also engraved their name in the history of gambling. The Mega Moolah slot from Microgaming has set several records at once. The first was recorded on October 6, 2015. Then the resident of...