We would all love to win the lottery and be in a position where we are able to live a life of total financial comfort and ease. And that’s especially true if we didn’t have the best start in life. Yep, winning a large sum of money can provide us with endless opportunities for life.

Not all of us have the means or potential to become wealthy by building a successful enterprise. For most of us, our only real chance of amassing wealth is from winning the lottery. That’s why many ordinary people play the lottery. Sure, the odds aren’t exactly in their favor, but the mere prospect of achieving a better life is just too tempting.

There are numerous “rags to riches” stories involving the lottery, and while some of them are quite heartwarming, a lot of them really highlight what is wrong with our society where money is concerned. Recently, the state of Illinois has done something completely unjust to their lottery-winning citizens.

Hundreds of Illinois citizens have not been given the money which they won fair and square.

Luckily, most of them are not prepared to sit back and see their winnings vanish into nothingness. Indeed, a certain group of these wronged winners is suing the state of Illinois so they can receive the money that is rightfully theirs.

These winners are seeking legal help to fight against the state who kept them from attaining their hopes and dreams of living a better life.