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Lottery scam legislation coming
2013-01-16 12:46:04 | (0 Comments)
Livern Barrett, Gleaner Writer
Minister of National Security Peter Bunting - file photo.
Legislation outlawing the lottery scam could be passed by March.
That announcement came this morning from national security minister Peter Bunting.
Bunting said a draft document called the Law Reform Fraudulent Transaction Special Provision bill has already been completed.
The draft bill, Bunting said will be tabled by next month and should be ready a month later.
Jamaica does not have legislation that outlaw the lottery scam which has been blamed for hundreds of murders.
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