A new online scratch game by the Minnesota Lottery just launched, with critics also launching complaints about gambling expansion. Spicy 7’s is available for $1. From Minnesota Lottery website
Online lottery game, spicy, controversial
ST. PAUL — Debate about online gambling already is hot, but it just got spicy.
to be precise. That is the new Minnesota Lottery online scratch-off game that lottery officials say will not increase gambling, but critics bet the other way.
The game is simple: A player sees a tic-tac-toe-like game board and uses a computer mouse to click on squares, hoping to get three 7s in a row. If that happens, a player can win $777.