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Is it legal to open a online auction business and buy (from

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is it legal to open a online auction business and buy (from a legitimate retailer) some sealed lottery tickets and put them up for auction?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Canada Law
Expert:  Copperlaw replied 2 years ago.
Good day. Given that an auction would still be considered a form of "sale", this would not be permitted by law. Only authorized lottery retailers are able to resell lottery tickets provided for by the gaming commission/lottery corporation. Jim

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