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Lottery Chairman Talked Of Keeping Investigation 'Under Wraps' While Negotiating CEO Severance

Lottery Chairman Talked Of Keeping Investigation 'Under Wraps' While Negotiating CEO Severance

The chairman of the state lottery board said in an August confidential memo that he'd seek to keep a state investigation into a scandal-plagued lottery game "under wraps," at a time when the board was negotiating a controversial and lucrative severance package with lottery CEO Anne Noble.

The Aug. 5 email by Frank Farricker, chairman of the board of the Connecticut Lottery Corporation, outlines an effort to avoid public disclosures about a pending probe by the state Department of...

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