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Several weeks have passed since an Illinois ticket purchased the $1.34 billion Mega Millions jackpot.

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The second-largest jackpot in the game's 20-year history is now unclaimed,

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being surpassed only by the ticket for $1.537 billion that was purchased in South Carolina in 2018.

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According to the Mega Millions website, there are different procedures and

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often extends from 90 days to a year after the draw date.

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According to the Illinois Lottery, winners may have up to a year to claim their prize.

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However, recipients of prizes worth more than $250,000 may decide to stay

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anonymous, so we might never learn who the soon-to-be billionaire is.