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ACLU Files Court Documents Supporting Britney Spears' Right to Appoint Her Own Lawyer
"Britney Spears has said that she wants to pick her own lawyer and the court should respect that wish," said an ACLU attorney.Spears, who has been under a conservatorship she has called "abusive" since 2008, has been embroiled in a much-publicized legal battle to have her father removed as co-conservator. Her most recent request was denied by a judge on June 30, sparking a public backlash. Her court-appointed attorney in the case, Samuel D. Ingham III, asked to resign last week, and although Spears has asked for the right to choose her own lawyer, her conservatorship forbids it.
star Luke Combs has paid the funeral expenses for three men who died after apparently inhaling carbon monoxide inside a trailer parked at a music festival that the singer headlined last weekend, according to reports.
The three men, identified as Dawson Brown, 20; Kole Sova, 19; and Richie Mays Jr., 20, were found dead inside the trailer at the Faster Horses Festival in Brooklyn, Michigan, on Saturday, FOX 2 of Detroit reported.
Investigators said the three men most likely suffered carbon monoxide poisoning from a portable generator that was too close to their trailer.
Combs’ representative confirmed to FOX 2 that he was paying for the funerals but said the singer had no other comment.
Britney Spears' chosen new lawyer agrees to represent her but they still face legal hurdle: source
Britney Spears has reportedly settled on a new lawyer to continue as her representative in her ongoing conservatorship case. It was reported over the weekend that the "Toxic" singer was in talks with former federal prosecutor Mathew Rosengart to be her new attorney as she continues her fight to end her father’s conservatorship over her. Page Six reports that Rosengart has officially agreed to represent the pop star. Citing a source close to the case, Spears was reportedly nervous about her legal fight following her previous lawyer, Samuel Ingham, resigning.
The generator was believed to have been leaking,reported.
"It's just a freak accident," Sova's father, Jerry Sova, said. "For all those decisions to line up to get to this tragedy it just boggles your mind - of the thousands of generators and campers, they were the ones that it hit."
The country star performed in the festival on Friday night and retweeted photos from the show on Saturday, writing, "Michigan, what a night. I wanna come back next year!"
Combs, 30, became a breakout star when he released his debut single "Hurricane" in 2017 and has followed up with songs like "She Got the Best of Me," "When it Rains it Pours" and "Beer Never Broke My Heart."
After the deaths were confirmed, the festival posted a statement on its official Twitter account on Monday.
Britney Spears’ boyfriend Sam Asghari spotted beaming a day after her big win in conservatorship battle
Fresh from a gym session, the fitness maven, 27, which a source recently described to Fox News as a "beacon of goodness and positivity" in Britney’s life, appeared in good spirits as he interacted with paparazzi and even shouted an obligatory, “Free Britney!” as he made his way back to his ride. During his friendly banter with photographers, Asghari said he was "so happy" at the moment and added that he is "always going to support [Britney] in whatever she wants." "I’m happy for her," raved the "Black Monday" actor. "If she’s happy, I’m happy.
"All of us in the Faster Horses Festival Family are deeply saddened by the tragic losses this weekend as confirmed by the Lenawee County Sheriff’s Department," the statement said. "Our hearts are broken for the family, friends and loved ones."
Combs is known for his charitable work. Earlier this year, he donated money to support businesses struggling during the coronavirus pandemic with the help of the Normal Clothing Brand and Barstool Sports and last year he and Ford gave guitars to help veterans with PTSD.
"That’s the thing with his platform, to help others out and to send positive messages and to lift up others through his music and actions," Combs' manager Sophia Sansone said, according to-TV in St. Louis.
Britney Spears' lawyer files to remove Jamie Spears as conservator .
Britney Spears new attorney filed a petition Monday to remove her father as conservator of her estate. According to court documents obtained by Fox News, Spears' attorney Mathew Rosengart told the court that Jamie Spears stripped Britney of her "dignity, autonomy, and certain fundamental liberties." "For more than thirteen years, Petitioner Britney Jean Spears … has endured a conservatorship that, as it concerns James P. Spears … has grown increasingly toxic and is simply no longer tenable," the petition stated.