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HOLLYWOOD, FL - NOVEMBER 27: Vanessa Lopez fills out her Powerball numbers as she buys tickets at Circle News Stand on November 27, 2012 in Hollywood, Florida. The jackpot for Wednesday's Powerball drawing is currently at $500 million which is the richest Powerball pot ever. It is likely to rise even more as people continue to buy. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Abraham Shakespeare was murdered after winning $17 million about 10 years ago. A woman he met was convicted of the murder to try to claim his winnings.

Now 10 years later, another lottery win in the family. The mother of Shakespeare’s son, just struck it rich. She just won $1 million on a scratch off ticket she paid $20 for at a Circle K in Lakeland.


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