Some states appears to be loosing market and revenues to its neighbouring states. In this case, scratch tickets and video lottery are within the games offered by South Dakota lottery. Both games are prohibited in the state of Wyoming, but in an attempt to boost revenues the Wyoming lottery site is linking to online casinos, online lotteries and poker websites.
"Wyoming law specifically prohibits scratch tickets and video lottery, which are two of the three game categories offered by the South Dakota Lottery. But the Wyoming lottery’s Internet site (http://www.wyominglottery.com/) currently shows links to other forms of online gambling including poker, blackjack and lotto offerings from other states and internationally."
South Dakota lottery tolds to a newspaper that is launching even more scratch ticket games and also will increase the payouts on these games.