Missouri bill focuses on sex offender homebuyers

Monday, January 21, 2013 | 2:08 p.m. CST; updated 3:54 p.m. CST, Monday, January 21, 2013

JEFFERSON CITY — Concern about protecting children has spurred a southwestern Missouri lawmaker to propose legislation that would require real estate agents to warn other people when they represent a prospective homebuyer who is a sex offender.