Britney Spears conservatorship hearing

What happened today in Britney Spears' ongoing conservatorship battle. Britney Spears earned a rare court victory today when a Los Angeles County judge granted her request to hire her own attorney to represent the singer in her ongoing conservatorship battle. Here's what else happened:. New attorney: Spears has retained former...
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Britney Spears Posts #FreeBritney After Crying in Court

5:41 PM PT -- Britney is thanking her fans for supporting her, and she's joining the movement ... because she just posted #FreeBritney on her social media. The hashtag is on Britney's latest post, a video of her riding horseback and doing cartwheels in what she says is a celebration.

Understanding Conservatorship and Guardianship in Texas

THURSDAY on "The Source" — Pop star Britney Spears continues to fight in court to be released from her 13-year-long conservatorship, under which her father legally controls her money and day-to-day life decisions. The case goes back in front of a judge on Wednesday at Los Angeles Superior Court. What...

Thing to Know: Conservatorship

In February 2021, The New York Times’ documentary “Framing Britney Spears” came out on FX and Hulu, and brought pop star Britney Spears back into the spotlight. The doc exposed everything from her personal relationships to misogyny in Hollywood and the media. But one aspect that captured everyone’s attention, from fans to lawmakers, was her 13-year-long conservatorship.
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Tom Girardi’s conservatorship made official, has ‘neurocognitive disorder’

Tom Girardi’s younger brother Robert is now officially his conservator. Robert filed official letters of conservatorship Monday, making him the caretaker of both Tom and his estate. Court documents obtained by Page Six show a “major neurocognitive disorder” as the reason for the conservatorship. Robert’s letters are a follow-up to...
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Britney Spears' conservatorship, explained

The legal controversy surrounding Britney Spears is no secret. The pop star is fighting for changes to her court-appointed conservatorship, which has controlled her career and finances since 2008. Last month, Britney, 39, publicly addressed the court for the first time, calling the conservatorship "abusive" while demanding an end to...

What Is a Conservatorship?

When a child turns 18, they’ll have the right to make more decisions about their life. Once they’re considered an adult, they’re in control of things like their medical care and choices like getting married, having a family, or making large purchases. But if they have a developmental disability, they may not be able to make these important decisions.
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Backstreet Boy AJ McClean slams Britney Spears’ ‘abusive’ conservatorship

Backstreet’s got her back. Backstreet Boys AJ McClean and Nick Carter are showing support for their Aughties pop peer Britney Spears amid her contentious conservatorship battle. “I [can] tell you right now that, my thoughts and my prayers are with her,” McClean, 43, said on SiriusXM’s “Radio Andy” on Wednesday...