Massachusetts Lottery Rule to Stop Repeat Winners- Is it Working?
The Massachusetts state lottery is keeping track of repeated winners and is enforcing new rules to prevent the repeat winnings. In spite of this, there are still people winning repetitively. For instance, a player named Ali Jaafar has won over 1,200 times this year! Such shockingly good luck is difficult to digest. According to state records, the Watertown man has won more than $1.8 million from lottery retailers all around Massachusetts. Jaafer is on his way to become the winningest lotto player in the state and nothing seems to stop him, neither a streak of bad luck or the state policy. This policy is specifically designed to track down repetitive winners.
Letter of the Law
The state lottery sent letters to about 54 people who fall under the law to notify them of the new policy and its consequences. Michael Sweeney, Lottery Executive Director, said they intend to enforce the policy immediately. According to lottery officials, enforcing this policy is an important s