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Illinois May Take State Lottery Online

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Illinois May Take State Lottery Online

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Illinois May Take State Lottery Online

Illinois May Take State Lottery Online

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Officials in Illinois want to make it the first state with the ability to play the lottery on the Internet. Backers say it will attract more customers who don't want to wait in a store line to buy a chance at big winnings.