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SD House rejects boost in video lottery bet limit

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By Chet Brokaw


PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota House on Tuesday rejected a measure that would have increased the bet limit in video lottery games.

A bill that would have raised the bet limit from $2 to $5 failed on a vote of 28-40 after opponents said larger bets would create more social problems as gambling addicts lost additional money in the machines.

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