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MORONS IN THE NEWS: Lottery Winner Invested Jackpot In Meth ring

45 year old Ronnie Music Jr., of Brunswick, GA, may face life in prison after investing part of his $3 million lottery jackpot in a meth ring. 72 more words

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Alabama border cities reap benefits of state without a lottery

Tallapoosa, GA (WIAT) — Lottery players are hoping to hit the jackpot, and Georgia cities like Tallapoosa are seeing the benefits.

Robinson Convenience store is one of the top lottery ticket sellers in the state of Georgia, and it’s only a few miles from the Georgia/Alabama line. 105 more words

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Opposition to state lottery says it could be state 'in worse financial situtation'

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Church and community organizations are voicing their concerns about a state lottery.

The Alabama Citizens Action Program, or ALCAP, believes the state could be in worse financial trouble if a lottery is enacted. 171 more words

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Governor Bentley calling special session for lottery

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) — State lawmakers may soon be faced with yet another lottery proposal, but this one would be coming from the governor.

Governor Robert Bentley announced on Wednesday that he would call a special session centered on a lottery referendum. 390 more words

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Alabama is so broke it may start a state lottery

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The governor of cash-strapped Alabama wants to implement a state lottery to keep the lights on.

“The state of Alabama has not and cannot at this time pay for the most basic services that we must provide to our people,” said Governor Robert Bentley in a video message. 282 more words

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Georgia lottery winner invests millions into crystal meth trafficking ring

BRUNSWICK, Ga. – Most of you would buy a new car or a new house if you won millions in the lottery. Maybe you’d invest in a company or go on a globe-spanning trip. 210 more words

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Georgia lottery winner invests millions into crystal meth trafficking ring

BRUNSWICK, Ga. – Most of you would buy a new car or a new house if you won millions in the lottery. Maybe you’d invest in a company or go on a globe-spanning trip. 209 more words

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