New TN Law Harms Car Buyers, Motorists

A recent story in Automotive News details a new Tennessee law related to selling used cars. The law was passed late in the 2017 legislative session as a bill related to bicycles and rickshaws was amended to explicitly allow used car dealers to sell cars they know are under an active safety recall. Rosemary Shahan […]

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Fighting for Lara

For the past two years, we’ve worked with Jay and Gerri Gass on legislation known as “Lara’s Law” that would prevent used car dealers from selling cars under recall until they are repaired. We told you about how lawmakers on the Senate Transportation Committee refused to even grant the bill a hearing. Here’s a story […]

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Your Car May Kill You, Your Legislature Doesn’t Care

Used cars with safety recalls can be dangerous, even deadly. So, of course, a car dealer can’t sell you that used car with an open safety recall unless it has been repaired, right? Wrong. Current law does not explicitly prevent the sale of a used car with an open safety recall. And safety recalls kill. […]

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