Enforcement Needed As 'Grey Slot Machines' Have Cost Missouri Lottery $50m

Thousands of retailers who sell Missouri Lottery tickets could face fines or prosecution over illegal slot machines in their stores, according to the lottery’s executive director.

Although it is unknown when county prosecutors will act, lottery executive director May Scheve Reardon said 12 to 14 county prosecutors are investigating the issue of illegal or grey market slot machines.

“I hope they show how serious an issue it is,” Reardon told attendees Friday at the National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) winter meeting in San Diego.

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