Sharon Jones, left, who cashed a winning lottery ticket after taking it from a bin of discarded tickets July 15, 2011, at a Beebe, Ark., convenience store, walks to a court house during a break in a trial in Searcy, Ark., Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Sharon Duncan, right, is one of three women involved in the lawsuit over the $1 million lottery ticket. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)
May 3, 2012 10:42:34 AM PDT
By CHUCK BARTELS | Associated Press
SEARCY, Ark. - May 2, 2012 --
An Arkansas woman who cashed a $1 million lottery ticket may have to give up the winnings to a woman who threw away the ticket after she bought it, according to a judge's ruling Tuesday.