Anonymous asked in Games & RecreationGambling · 1 month ago

Has anyone claimed the billion dollar lottery? What happens if the person lost the ticket?

3 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    If the person who lost the ticket can prove he purchased it, he will receive the jackpot. That would probably require a security camera video showing the person buying it at the time it was purchased.

    If no one has claimed the jackpot after a year, the money is given to the treasury in the state where the ticket was purchased, in this case Michigan.

  • 1 month ago

    Not as of four hours ago, according to a NY Times article which took me about 3 seconds to find by googling. If you lose a ticket, you don't win anything. There are almost no ways at all to prove you bought a ticket if you don't have the ticket.

  • Pearl
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    someone else might get it if someone loses it

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