A court in Germany has ruled against a Gibraltar-based lottery betting operator, stating that the operator is not authorised to offer its services to German players.

The case was brought by Lotto Rheinland-Pfalz against the operator, which allows players to bet on the outcome of major lotteries.

In its ruling the Koblenz district court stated that the operator does not have approval in Germany to offer its services, or to advertise to German players.

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