22.7. Conducting A Lottery Drawing
This is a Florida Jury Instructions form that can be used for 22 Gambling within Criminal.
Last updated: 2/28/2006
22.7 CONDUCTING A LOTTERY DRAWING 849.09(1)(c), Fla. Stat. To prove the crime of Conducting a Lory Drawing, the State mtte ust prove the following two elements beyond a reasonable doubt: 1. There was a lottery. 2. [Name of defendant] conducted a drawing for the lottery. A "lottery" is a game of chance in whh smic aller sums of money or things of smaller value are risked for the chance of getting money or property of greater value upon the happening of an uncertain event. The three elements of a lottery are: (1) consideration - that is, a bet or thing ventured; (2) a prize; and (3) the award or winning of the prize by lot or chance. A "lottery drawing" is the selection of the winner by chance. It is not essential for conviction thathe defendant had any other interest or t participation in the lottery.