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

Effective April 7, 2017 Dower Rights will no longer effect real estate in Michigan. ... wife's dower right in both statue and common law, and repeal sections of the ...

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

Among the reasons that the legislature acted now, after other unsuccessful attempts to repeal dower rights, were complications related to the application of ...

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.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.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 Michigan recently repealed widow's dower rights going forward after a ...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://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://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 of dower in Michigan. On December 28, 2016, Michigan ...

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.