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.fosterswift.com/communications-Dower-Rights-Abolished-Michigan.html

Feb 7, 2017 ... Effective April 6, 2017, transfers of real estate in Michigan are no longer subject to a potential dower claim, with the exception of property owned ...

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

Effective April 7, 2017 Dower Rights will no longer effect real estate in Michigan. ... the Michigan legislature to pass the package of bills to abolish dower rights.

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. Dower is a centuries old legal principle that a wife has an ... Trusts, Estates and ...

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.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://millerjohnson.com/publication/michigans-dower-rights-abolished-april-6/

Apr 4, 2017 ... Michigan has updated it law to abolish dower rights effective April 6, 2017.

https://westmichiganlaw.com/real-estate-law/michigan-ends-171-year-old-dower-rights-law

New Michigan Law, effective 4/6/17: “[A] wife's dower right is abolished and unenforceable either through statute or at common law.” MCL 558.30.

https://www.williamsandknack.com/blog/48-the-elimination-of-dower-rights-in-michigan

Jun 4, 2018 ... In Michigan, dower rights were recognized in common law, as well as ... Michigan recently repealed widow's dower rights going forward after a ...

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 ...