Which american states do not have lottery

Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Mississippi, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming do not have state run lotteries; nor do any of these states participate in Mega Millions or Power Ball, which are multi-jurisdictional lotteries.

Puerto Rico does not participate in Power Ball. Florida and Puerto Rico do not participate in Mega Millions.

Joint lotteries:

  • 2by2: Nebraska, North Dakota, and Kansas.
    Decades of Dollars: Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Virginia Hot Lotto – Delaware, District of Columbia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia.
    MegaHits: Delaware, Rhode Island, West Virginia.
    Tri-State Lottery (Megabucks Plus, Pick 3 (Day & Night), Pick 4 (Day & Night), Fast Play): Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont.
    Wild Card 2 – Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota.

In lottery news, the Arizona lottery just announced its most recent jackpot win. The Powerball numbers are 5 - 16 - 22 - 23 - 29 PB 6. The $587.5 million jackpot is the largest in Powerball history. The two lucky winners, one from Arizona and one from Missouri could choose to split the cash option of $384.7 million after taxes.

Breaking news- The California Lottery Commission just announced that California will start selling $2 Powerball tickets in April 2013.

Updated on Thursday, November 29 2012 at 08:46PM EST
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