Entertainment Britney Spears' Dad Jamie Speaks Out About Her Conservatorship: 'I Love My Daughter'
Britney Spears' Father Jamie Speaks Out on #FreeBritney Movement and Her Conservatorship
The singer's father says he 'loves his daughter' and that her conservatorship is a 'private' family matter."All these conspiracy theorists don’t know anything. The world don’t have a clue," he said. "It’s up to the court of California to decide what’s best for my daughter. It’s no one else’s business.
’ father, Jamie, has spoken out about the pop star’s conservatorship.
Jamie, 68, recently toldthat the , which aims to get the conservatorship terminated, “is a joke.”
“All these conspiracy theorists don’t know anything. The world don’t have a clue,” he said. “It’s up to the court of California to decide what’s best for my daughter. It’s no one else’s business.”
Britney Spears' Mom Lynne Files Legal Docs to Be Included in Daughter's Finances
Lynne Spears filed a request to receive special notice on 'all matters' in regard to Britney's trust.The "Stronger" singer filed the SJB Revocable Trust in 2004 to protect her multimillion-dollar assets and set up her two sons for their future. It was also established to "hold and manage her material financial assets during her lifetime, and provide distribution of those assets upon her death," according to The Blast, which was first to report the news.
“I love my daughter,” Jamie added of Spears, 38. “I love all my kids. But this is our business. It’s private.”
A rep for Spears did not immediately respond to PEOPLE's request for comment.
Jamie began acting as a permanent conservator of Spears’ affairs and estate in 2008. In September 2019, however, Jamieafter more than a decade due to "personal health reasons,” and the singer’s longtime “care-manager” Jodi Montgomery became her temporary conservator.
In May, the temporary conservatorshipuntil Aug. 22.
The #FreeBritney movement has gained traction on Instagram and Twitter, and has a
Carole Baskin made a '#FreeBritney' video for a fan, and the 'Tiger King' star says Spears 'should be in the wild'
'Tiger King' star Carole Baskin added some personal insights from her own history to the 'Free Britney' conversation."I just want to shout out to Britney Spears who is being treated like a caged tiger at the moment in a legal conservatorship," Baskin says in the Cameo. "It's not right, and I know something about conservatorships, oh my gosh. Once those things are in place it's just nothing but a free-for-all for all of these attorneys to just gobble up as much of the money as they can possibly get their greedy little grubby paws on. So free Britney.
“Her father doesn’t allow her to drive, all of her calls & messages are monitored, she’s not allowed to vote, hang with anyone or spend her money without permission. And if she breaks a ‘rule’ he threatens to have her kids taken away,” reads the petition, which has garnered more than 100,000 signatures over the past year.
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The singer's older brother, Bryan recently spoke with's Drew Plotkin about her conservatorship and ongoing court case. "She's been in this thing for quite some time now. Obviously there was a need for it in the beginning," Bryan, 43, of his sister's conservatorship.
"Now they've made some changes and all we can do is hope for the best," he said, adding that the conservatorship has "been a great thing for our family, to this point, and [we] keep hoping for the best."
Britney Spears Sends a Message to Her Social Media Trolls
Britney Spears Sends a Message to Her Social Media TrollsThe Grammy winner, 38, took to Instagram on Friday, July 10, to post a quote from the bible. “Be on your guard; stand firm in your faith; be courageous; be strong,” the image read.
Bryan said their father Jamie, who suffered a life-threatening colon rupture in late 2018, has "done the best he could, given the situation he was put in," and recalled how "we've had to work together as a family to keep it all going. One person might be on stage and doing this, but it's a sacrifice from everybody. Everyone is putting in, to some degree, a little bit to keep everything going."
The pop star has not spoken about her conservatorship, though sheon her life via her Instagram account.
“I get how some people might not like my posts or even understand them, but this is Me being happy ….. this is Me being authentic and as real as it gets !!!!!” she captioned ain July. “I want to inspire people to do the same and just be themselves without pleasing others ….. that’s the key to happiness ???????????????? !!!!!!”
Britney Spears’ Pal Unearths Letter She Wrote About Conservatorship, K-Fed .
Britney Spears’ Pal Unearths Letter She Wrote About Conservatorship, K-Fed“I’ve been seeing all this stuff about the #FreeBritney movement, and I feel compelled to say something about this now. I used to work with Britney back in 2008, ’09 during her comeback,” Gallery, who worked on Spears’ 2008 MTV documentary, Britney: For the Record, said in the first of five videos he posted on Friday, July 10. “In that time, we became close friends. We were on tour together, spent every day together for, you know, a while. And in that time, she gave me a letter that she wanted me to read to you guys.