Stuttgart lottery dispute settled | Arkansas Blog

Monday, February 12, 2018

Stuttgart lottery dispute settled

Posted By on Mon, Feb 12, 2018 at 5:54 PM

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Remember the dispute over a
$300,000 winning lottery ticket given to waitresses at a Stuttgart restaurant by the owner as a Christmas present.

One waitress, Mandy Vanhouten, claimed the whole prize. Another, Leslie Underwood, said they were supposed to share. She sued.

They've reached an undisclosed settlement, Jessi Turnure of KARK/FOX 16 reports.

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The ticket was worth about $200,000 after state and federal income tax deductions. Some legal fees seem likely to be part of the division of the remainder.

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