Plan looks to ease rules on salvage cars

Critics say bill leaves buyers open to buying damaged cars.
Friday, May 4, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 12:40 a.m. CDT, Friday, July 18, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri lawmakers are considering loosening the standards for the kinds of damage that must be listed on a vehicle’s title — a move praised as pro-consumer by some and denounced as anti-consumer by others.