I would like to know if I can claim my lottery prize if I am not a U.S. Citizen.

Asked over 3 years ago - West Palm Beach, FL

Hi I was wondering if I can Claim my prize if I won the lottery even though I'm not a United States Citizen.

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  1. Daniel J. Rose

    Contributor Level 15

    Answered . Is this a legitimate lottery or an e-mail lottery you won? If it is an e-mail lottery it is most likely and I can actually be 100% certain it is a scam to get you to pay advance fees through western union.

    Legal disclaimer: This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not... more
  2. J Charles Ferrari

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . That would depend on the laws or conditions governing the lottery you won.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature, as not all the facts... more

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