Britney Spears’ father James “Jamie” Spears has referred to as for an investigation into among the singer’s claims during a conservatorship hearing final week, The New York Times studies. The statements in query embrace Britney Spears’ allegations that she was made to carry out and take medicine towards her will whereas underneath the conservatorship.
In keeping with court docket paperwork seen by the Occasions, attorneys for Jamie Spears have requested an evidentiary listening to, calling Britney’s present private conservator, Jodi Montgomery, in addition to her court-appointed lawyer, Samuel D. Ingham III into query. Jamie Spears’ attorneys reportedly wrote that “it’s important that the Courtroom verify whether or not or not Ms. Spears’s testimony was correct with a view to decide what corrective actions, if any, have to be taken.” The paperwork have been filed late Tuesday (June 29) in Los Angeles.
Whereas Jamie Spears has helmed the conservatorship since 2008, Jodi Montgomery was assigned as Britney’s private conservator on an ongoing momentary foundation in 2019. Jamie stepped down, citing well being points. In paperwork seen by the Occasions, Jamie Spears’ attorneys declare that Montgomery had been “totally accountable for Ms. Spears’s day-to-day private care and medical therapy” since September 2019. The Occasions factors out that a few of Britney’s claims predate Montgomery performing as private conservator.
Jodi Montgomery’s lawyer Lauriann Wright instructed the Occasions that Montgomery had “been a tireless advocate for Britney and for her well-being,” with “one main purpose—to help and encourage Britney in her path to now not needing a conservatorship of the particular person.”
Among the many allegations introduced up in Britney’s listening to have been claims that she was not allowed to take away her contraception machine, get married, or have extra kids. Within the new paperwork, Jamie Spears’ attorneys stated: “Mr. Spears is solely not concerned in any choices associated to Ms. Spears’s private care or medical or reproductive points,” in accordance with the Occasions. “Mr. Spears is unable to listen to and handle his daughter’s considerations straight as a result of he has been minimize off from speaking along with her.”
Wright additionally instructed the Occasions that Britney’s “option to marry and to begin a household have by no means been impacted by the conservatorship whereas Ms. Montgomery has been conservator of the particular person.”
The paperwork additionally reportedly elevate considerations about Britney Spears’ court-appointed lawyer, Samuel D. Ingham III, in addition to Montgomery’s placement in her present place. They notice that “Ms. Spears neither signed nor verified” the petition to make Montgomery her private conservator; the petition was signed by Ingham.