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November 20, 2017

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How lottery legend from Las Vegas likely used odds, Uncle Sam to win millions

Second of three parts.

Joan Ginther wasn’t necessarily lottery loco.

Maybe it wasn’t a case of dumb luck, but smart luck.

She may have purchased at least 80,000 pricey tickets worth $2 million or more, according to expert analysis of 28 instant prizes she won, including three totalling $15 million.

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