#FREEBRITNEY: JUDGES DISSOLVE SINGER’S CONSERVATORSHIP

American popstar Britney Spears has been finally freed from the 13 year long conservatorship from her father. He had been controlling the singer’s life, finances and contracts. Recently Spears had spoken up about the conservatorship on social media and took the courage to demand the end of the 13 year long restriction and hired her attorney. She can now make her own medical, financial and personal decisions for the first time since 2008. Applause and joy erupted outside the courthouse with fans shouting when the decision was announced. They danced to her song ‘Stringer’ and chanted “Britney, Britney”. “As of today, the conservatorship of the person and estate of Britney Jean Spears is hereby terminated,” said Judge Brenda Penny. The singer took to Twitter with a video of the fans outside the courtroom and thanked them for their support. 

 

The hearing was allowed for 30 minutes and no new arguments were offered. Her attorney Mathew Rosengart said the new judgment makes a way for other cases as well. He said the case, “helped shine a light on conservatorships and guardianships from coast to coast, from California to New York. And that took a tremendous amount of insight, courage and grace.”

 

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