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  1. Day of Mourning tribute to KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... the Legislature very nearly came to that result, almost by accident. In a routine vote to renew the Texas Lottery Commission, a slim majority of lawmakers - both Republicans and Democrats - voted against. "It wasn't a coordinated effort, but a ...

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  2. Judge Rejects Request for Pre-Suit Discovery from Texas LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Law Firm Newswire

    Lawyers for lottery watchdog Dawn Nettles sought to take the pre-suit deposition of representatives of the Texas Lottery Commission and lottery operator GTECH Corporation. Nettles and hundreds of other Fun 5's players hold tickets that they believe to be winning tickets based on language on the ticket, but that TLC says are losers.

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  3. Lotto Shuts Down 'Fun 5' Game Because People Got Upset When They Found Out They LostRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... But suing the Texas Lottery isn't terribly simple. In fact, it's pretty much impossible. To sue the Texas Lottery Commission, you have to get permission from the legislature, which means you're up shit creek without a paddle, whatever your (very ...

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  4. Fun 5 Texas Lottery Game Ending Amid Rules ComplaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KBTX-TV Bryan

    A Texas Lottery scratch-off game that some players complained has confusing rules will end just months after it began. A statement from the Texas Lottery Commission says "a few opportunistic individuals" appear to be exploiting the Fun 5 game, which launched Sept.

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  5. Texas Lottery scratches Fun 5's game over rules confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    A Texas Lottery scratch-off game that some players complained has confusing rules will end just months after it began. A statement from the Texas Lottery Commission says "a few opportunistic individuals" appear to be exploiting the Fun 5's game, which launched Sept.

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  6. Austin CPA appointed to Lottery CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Business Journal

    Jeff Meador of Austin has been appointed by Gov. Rick Perry to the Texas Lottery Commission for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2015. The commission oversees the Texas Lottery, and ensures lottery and bingo games are conducted in a legal and fair manner.

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  7. Texas Lottery ending the Fun 5's scratch-offs after numerous complaintsRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | KYTX-TV News

    ... Nettles filed a petition against the Texas Lottery last week asking for permission to depose Texas Lottery Commission and GTech Corporation. Nettles' lawyer, Manfred Sternberg, says this would be first step toward a lawsuit. The Fun 5's scratch-offs ...

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  8. Texas Lottery Player Files Petition in Scratcher Controversy over Fun 5 Scratch-Off TicketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Law Firm Newswire

    ... the tickets as losing tickets. The petition seeks a court order to depose representatives from the Texas Lottery Commission and GTECH Corporation, the company that operates the Texas Lottery. According to lawyers for Ms. Nettles, the purpose of the ...

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  9. Nov. 4 preview: Legislative racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... I was recently appointed to the Legislative Committee to Review the Texas Lottery and the Texas Lottery Commission. Through this committee we will be evaluating this exact question. It will be important to figure out if the Texas Lottery is ...

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  10. Texas Lottery Director joins Lottery Industry Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Lottery Post

    The induction ceremony took place at the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries conference in Atlantic City. "I want to congratulate Executive Director Grief for his much-deserved honor," said J. Winston Krause, chairman of the Texas Lottery Commission.

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  11. Are slot-like machines soon heading to Texas racetracks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... implementation until we have the opportunity" for a hearing, he said. Bresnen has also asked the Texas Lottery Commission to join in the lawsuit because "we strongly believe the state lottery and public education funding in Texas face serious harm ...

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  12. Another lottery jackpot winner in San AntonioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    A week and 4.2 miles apart on the West Side, people purchased tickets that ended up winning the Texas Two Step jackpot. In Monday night's drawing, the ticket was bought at the Valero Corner Store at 7305 Culebra Road, according to the Texas Lottery Commission website.

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  13. Lottery Mix Up Has Winners Believing They've Won BiggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... symbol is revealed in the five times box the player wins 5 times the prize. In a statement the Texas Lottery Commission said, "The first sentence of the play instructions explains how to win the prize in the PRIZE box. The second sentence explains ...

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  14. Texas lotto scratch off not paying face valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | CNN

    ... phone number or e-mail address you used to send it. I am holding a winning scratch off that the Texas Lottery Commission is not paying face value. I want to know why my legislation is letting them get away with this? I want my winnings and I don't ...

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  15. Bingo Charities Haul Texas Into CourtRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... is "the greatest expansion of gambling in Texas' history." The plaintiffs are licensed by the Texas Lottery Commission to conduct bingo games. They cite research that stated when Louisiana and Washington introduced video gaming devices, bingo ...

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  16. Scratch off leaves ticket buyers disappointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... he's calling on the help of State Rep. James White (R-District 19) to help him go up against the Texas Lottery Commission. Rep. White said he feels the best thing he can do is urge the lotto commission to get to the bottom of the discrepancy in the ...

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  17. Texas Lottery Denies Cheating PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    The Texas Lottery Commission Wednesday denied claims it cheated players out of prize money with confusing instructions on a popular scratch off ticket. The Texas Lottery Commission Wednesday denied claims it cheated players out of prize money with confusing instructions on a popular scratch-off ticket.

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  18. Don't roll the dice on more gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... wants the lottery shut down because it disproportionately hurts the poor. "A study paid for by the Texas Lottery Commission says the people most likely to play Pick 3 are those making $20,000 a year or less - below the poverty line," CBS reported. ...

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  19. Shamrock woman claims $1 million lottery prizeRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    ... Monday the store did not wish to comment on the ticket sale and referred calls for comment to the Texas Lottery Commission. According to information from the state, the Texas Lottery has generated $21 billion in revenue for the state since 1992 and ...

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  20. Texas Lottery Commission approves bingo device upgradeRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | RGT Online

    Texas will see changes to bingo devices, the Star-Telegram reported. The Texas Lottery Commission has approved the switch to electronic bingo cards away from paper ones, the report said.

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