Today in Michigan History

July 29, 1971

No-fault divorces are allowed in Michigan.

The no-fault divorce law makes it easier to end a marriage. Prior to this law, a person seeking divorce had to prove that her or his partner had been abusive, committed adultery, has deserted, or was an alcoholic.

Thank you Michigan History Magazine for this glimpse into our past.  See more at www.michiganhistorymagazine.com.

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