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If you dream of winning the Mega Millions jackpot, you should probably call a lawyer and be prepared to tell many people that no, because life is about to get a little hectic.

Here are the numbers for Friday, April 12:

1-24-25-40-70 and Megaball: 4

Megaplier was 2X

The Mega Millions jackpot was $ 140 million with an $ 85.9 million cash option, according to the Mega Millions website.

There was no overall winner and the jackpot is expected to reach $ 157 million, with a $ 95.4 million cash option for the Tuesday night draw. No ticket also matched the five white balls.

The Powerball jackpot is estimated at $ 101 million for the Saturday night draw. The cash value for the draw is $ 62.7 million, according to the Powerball website.

More: A $ 278 million winner in Powerball sues his son claiming the money was badly invested

Unfortunately, those who hope to stay in the shadows with future earnings are luckier. In New Jersey, winners must be identified. But perhaps not long after a bill was introduced in the NJ state legislature to allow the winners to remain anonymous.

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