Day: May 31, 2023
Is Lottery Morally Permissible?
Lottery is a form of gambling wherein people buy tickets in order to win a prize. The prizes vary in value and are usually determined by the total value of the ticket sales. The prize money is awarded to the winners after all expenses, including the profits for the promoters and taxes or other revenues have been deducted. Some state governments earmark lottery funds for specific purposes, such as public education. However, critics contend that earmarked lottery funds simply allow the legislature to reduce the amount of other appropriations it […]