Trump legal opinion threatens NH lottery profits
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Posted on 2/8/2019 by
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A Trump administration opinion on the legality of online lottery sales puts at risk a minimum of $5 million a year in New Hampshire Lottery profits, according to its executive director.

And state officials said they will file a lawsuit if that becomes necessary to protect the revenue.

Lottery executives across the country have universally condemned a U.S. Department of Justice guidance that dramatically expands what the federal government views as betting across the internet in violation of the federal Wire Act.

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