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A high school boy from Saitama Prefecture created some 8,000 Twitter accounts to participate in a lottery over the Internet and won some 70 bottles of an energy drink, it was learned Friday.

Twitter prohibits individuals from creating multiple accounts for disruptive or abusive purposes. Experts warn the case could be regarded as fraud.

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