Spears' claim she has no control over her reproductive health is unusual, because normally the person in a conservatorship has aged out of their child-rearing years.
"Your reproductive health is your own - and no one should make decisions about it for you," PPFA president Alexis McGill Johnson wrote in a statement.
Spears gave groundbreaking testimony in her conservatorship case Wednesday, railing against the control she says her father has over her life.
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People are reexamining the treatment of Britney Spears after a new documentary. But women who grew up with Spears aren’t satisfied by this latest societal reckoning. Now millennials are in positions of power and we’re seeing a new era of feminist storytelling. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. My Twitter […]
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 […]
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‘ 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 […]
Britney Spears’ ex-husband joined protests over her conservatorship outside of a courthouse in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Ahead of her hearing, Spears had petitioned to get her father, Jamie, off of the conservatorship that has given him power over her finances and personal life for 12 years. In interviews outside […]
#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 […]
“Tiger King” star Carole Baskin fulfilled a Cameo request from a Britney Spears fan and advocated for Spears to be freed from her conservatorship, which Baskin said made Spears a “caged tiger.” The Spears fan told Insider that he was hoping to get more celebrity endorsements for the “#FreeBritney” movement, […]
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 […]