The hashtag #FreeBritney has been trending on Twitter periodically for the last few years. What does it all mean? Britney Spears, at almost 40 years old, is being held against her will in a permanent conservatorship, which means she cannot make financial or personal decisions without approval and oversight from a conservator, who until late 2019 was her father, Jamie Spears. In her most recent, heartbreaking testimony, Britney has revealed that she can not even be married or have children, and is forced to keep on birth control so she will not become pregnant.
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In January 2008, Spears Was Involuntarily Placed Under A 5150 Hold Following A Custody Dispute With Kevin Federline
Spears Was Placed Under A Temporary Conservatorship About Four Weeks Later
On January 31st, Britney was placed under a second involuntary 5150 hold. However, extra precautions were taken that suggest this hold was planned well in advance. This is when the court agreed to place Britney under a temporary conservatorship.— Cristina | #FreeBritney (@justloveme_x) June 13, 2020
Read more about her temporary conservatorship.
So What Is A Conservatorship?
Britney's Dad, Jamie Spears, Cited 'Dementia' As The Reason; She Was 26