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The world treated Britney Spears’ mental health as a punchline. Things have changed for celebrities, but not for the better.

Britney Spears became an overnight success, then faced years of constant harassment. When the scrutiny became too overwhelming, Spears and her mental state became a worldwide joke. These days we’re better at acknowledging mental health stigma, but we still pick at stars, and round-the-clock social media has replaced Spears’ swarming […]
The world treated Britney Spears’ mental health as a punchline. Things have changed for celebrities, but not for the better.
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Britney Spears’ father just lost a key battle to have total control over delegating the singer’s investments

A judge just overruled Jamie Spears’ objections to sharing control of Britney’s estate and investments. Both Jamie and a financial company, Bessemer Trust Co., will be coconservators moving forward. Britney’s lawyer says they still ultimately want Jamie removed entirely from the conservatorship. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Less than […]
Britney Spears’ father just lost a key battle to have total control over delegating the singer’s investments
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A new documentary has reignited the #FreeBritney movement — look inside the 13-year conservatorship that prevents Britney Spears from controlling her life and $59 million fortune

Britney Spears‘ conservatorship, implemented in 2008, left her with no legal control over her estate or assets. Supporters of the #FreeBritney movement say Spears is being manipulated. The “Framing Britney Spears” documentary highlights the conservatorship and court battles over it. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Britney Spears hasn’t legally […]
A new documentary has reignited the #FreeBritney movement — look inside the 13-year conservatorship that prevents Britney Spears from controlling her life and $59 million fortune
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Photos show #FreeBritney supporters protesting outside of an LA court during Britney Spears’ conservatorship hearing

#FreeBritney supporters, who believe Britney Spears’ court-ordered conservatorship should come to an end, protested outside of a Los Angeles courthouse on Wednesday. A Los Angeles County Superior Court representative confirmed to Insider that a hearing over the controversial 12-year conservatorship was held at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse on Wednesday. The […]
Photos show #FreeBritney supporters protesting outside of an LA court during Britney Spears’ conservatorship hearing
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Britney Spears’ lawyer just argued that the #FreeBritney movement isn’t a conspiracy — look inside the 12-year conservatorship that prevents the pop star from controlling her life and $59 million fortune

Britney Spears‘ conservatorship, also known as a legal guardianship, was implemented in 2008 after Spears experienced several mental breakdowns. Under the arrangement, Spears has no legal control over her estate or financial and personal assets – those rights were granted to her father and a lawyer. While supporters of the […]
Britney Spears’ lawyer just argued that the #FreeBritney movement isn’t a conspiracy — look inside the 12-year conservatorship that prevents the pop star from controlling her life and $59 million fortune