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02/15/2018

CONSUMER PROTECTION CONCLUDES INVESTIGATION INTO CONNECTICUT                SUPER DRAW #14

Thursday, February 15th 2018 – Today, the Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) announced that they have closed their investigation into the events surrounding the Connecticut Lottery Corporation (CLC) Super Draw Drawing #14 which occurred on January 1st, 2018.

 

The investigation concluded that no employees of DCP or CLC acted maliciously, but that the error was a result of staff not appropriately following the approved game procedures.

 

“Our staff has worked hard to finish this investigation quickly and thoroughly so that we can move forward with recommendations, and a plan to improve in the future,” said Consumer Protection Commissioner Michelle H. Seagull, “As the regulator of the Connecticut Lottery Corporation, we take part of the responsibility for this mistake, and plan to work with all parties involved to make sure something like this never happens again.”

 

A copy of DCP’s investigative report can be found here.

 

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