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Sec. 2. This state recognizes marriage as inherently a unique relationship between a man and a woman, as prescribed by section 1 of chapter 83 of the revised statutes of 1846, being section 551.1 of the Michigan Compiled Laws, and therefore a marriage that is not between a man and a woman is invalid in this state regardless of whether the marriage is contracted according to the laws of another jurisdiction.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Michigan Compiled Laws, Chapter 551. Marriage § 551.272 - last updated February 09, 2022 | https://codes.findlaw.com/mi/chapter-551-marriage/mi-comp-laws-551-272/
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