CBC Fifth Estate has such a strong investigative team that the results of its investigation often become news on national news. You think that lottery is a game of chance? Well, you will be wrong if you play lottery in Ontario, Canada.
The things that the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLGC) and its legal department have done were totally despicable and OLG is a provincial government agency!
The OLG fought
“82-year-old Bob Edmonds whose $250,000 winning Encore lottery ticket was stolen by clerks he trusted in the small town of Coboconk, Ontario in the summer of 2001. The clerks had taken his ticket and convinced the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation that they were the winning ticket’s rightful owners.”
Here is a link to the Fifth Estate investigative reports about this lottery fraud and you will find the full-length (40 minutes) original report and the 21 minutes update. Kudos to the Fifth Estate team for a great job well done.