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Can you sell a strip of 5 raffle tickets for £1 and then only

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Can you sell a strip of 5 raffle tickets for £1 and then only give a prize to the top number?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I will try to help with this.
-Could you explain your situation a little more?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I am Chairman of a local Branch of The Motor Neurone Disease Association,

Yesterday some members were selling Raffle tickets at a concert organised by one of our committee members.

Another committee member decided to sell the strip of 5 tickets for a pound. At the draw only the top number was accepted.

When you sell 5 tickets I would assume that you should have 5 chances of winning a Raffle prize.

As Chairman I am responsible for any queries that arise.

I assume that this is breaking the law.

All this was decided in my absence.

I look forward to your advice. I am leaving home in he morning to start my holiday.


Gwynneth Mugonyi Email *****@******.***

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Please send the answer to my question

Can you sell a strip of 5 raffle tickets for £1 and then only give a prize to the top number? to***@******.***

Gwynneth Mugonyi 06. 09 2015 at 18.44

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