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Sweepstakes law passes state Senate

Original post made on May 9, 2008

A bill aimed to curtail deceptive sweepstakes practices was passed on a 31-1 vote today by the state Senate and now will have a hearing in the state Assembly in June.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 8, 2008, 2:21 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by Madison Green, a resident of Palo Alto Orchards
on May 9, 2008 at 6:01 am

It's about time! What took you so long? Too many people have been victimized and I think that there should be jail time for the ones that have been getting away with it!


Posted by Great, a resident of Midtown
on May 9, 2008 at 12:26 pm

That is really fantastic news. Now if they could only get the schools more money and fix the water supply problem.


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