Gambling and wagering money on games of skill and games of chance has a long history in human civilization, although it remains controversial in many quarters. In event, gambling and lotteries are quite popular across the country and are used to raise state funds. Welcome to FindLaw's section on New Hampshire's gambling and lotteries laws, with legalese-free descriptions of the law for non-attorneys. In this section, you'll learn about the various types of gambling that are allowed (or prohibited) in New Hampshire, along with the rules and regulations governing the state's official lottery. Click on a link below to learn more about New Hampshire gambling and lotteries laws.