https://www.fosterswift.com/communications-Dower-Rights-Abolished-Michigan.html

Feb 7, 2017 ... On December 28, 2016, Governor Rick Snyder signed into law Public Act 378 of 2016 (the “Act”), which abolishes all statutory or common law ...

https://www.mid-americantitle.com/local-news/michigan-eliminates-dower-rights

Apr 7, 2017 ... Michigan Eliminates Dower Rights ... Why the change? ... Finally, the bills do apply the right of dower to a surviving widow whose husband ...

https://zoltonlaw.com/dower/

On January 6, 2017, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed into law a bill that ends dower. The new law takes effect 90 days after signing, on April 6, 2017.

https://www.hertzschram.com/blog/2017/04/michigan-abolishes-dower-rights.shtml

Apr 4, 2017 ... Effective April 6, 2017, dower rights in Michigan are abolished. ... Given this new change in law, there will no longer be a need for a wife to sign ...

https://vanhewpc.com/changes-in-michigan-dower-rights/

Jun 8, 2017 ... Michigan Dower rights have been a part of Michigan law for over 170 years. Until very recently, Michigan had been the only state in the country ...

https://www.ddc-law.com/blog/michigan-abolishes-dower-rights/

Early this year, Governor Snyder signed into law legislation that abolishes all statutory or common law rights of dower in Michigan. The newly signed law went  ...

https://www.libertytitle.com/abolishment-dower-michigan/

Dec 12, 2017 ... Michigan Law has been brought into modern times through the abolishment of dower rights. Prior to this change in Law, Michigan was the only ...

https://www.wnj.com/Publications/Dower-Rights-in-Michigan-Have-Been-Abolished

Feb 1, 2017 ... Dower rights were the traditional rights a wife had to elect on her husband's death, to claim for her life possession and use, a one-third interes...

https://www.law.msu.edu/king/2016-2017/Scheid.pdf

Dictionary, dower is defined as at common law, a widow's right, at her husband's .... After the Revolutionary War was fought and won in 1789, some changes.

https://mcdonaldhopkins.com/Insights/Blog/Real-Estate-Trends/2017/01/11/The-ancient-right-of-dower-abolished-in-Michigan

Jan 11, 2017 ... Read the latest article on dower rights in Michigan - Update on the abolishment ... that the Act completely eliminates the concept of dower from Michigan law, with ... For the Love of Retail Real Estate: Embracing Change and ...