FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, former Multi-State Lottery Association security director Eddie Tipton leaves the Polk County Courthouse in Des Moines, Iowa, after his sentencing in a jackpot-fixing scandal. Tipton's attorney is arguing to the Iowa Court of Appeals that his client's conviction last year on fraud charges should be thrown out. Tipton, is appealing his July 2015 convictions related to fixing an Iowa Hot Lotto game in 2010, which resulted in a 10-year prison sentence. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

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