Study ranks Missouri lottery as ninth best in U.S.

Thursday, January 3, 2008 | 9:06 p.m. CST; updated 8:17 a.m. CDT, Saturday, July 19, 2008

COLUMBIA — Many rush to buy tickets when the lottery pool reaches the millions, but do you ever wonder how transparent Missouri’s lottery system is? Turns out, Missouri ranks in the top ten for disclosure and fairness, compared to the other 43 states that offer lotteries.