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Lotto sales go online

Posted on: 6:14 pm, March 25, 2012, by , updated on: 09:34am, March 26, 2012

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Starting Sunday, you won’t have to wait in line to pick your numbers for Tuesday’s $356 million dollar Mega Millions Jackpot.

Illinois is the first state where you can buy a lottery ticket from the comfort of your home.

Online sales could attract a million new players, boosting revenue for Illinois Public Schools.

To play online, you’ll have to register your social security number and home address to confirm in-state residency.