13 Aug 2021
James Spears is "willing" to resign from the conservatorship that controlled the pop star's life — but not until the "resolution" of some lingering issues.
21 Jul 2021
Britney Spears' lawyer says he is moving "aggressively and expeditiously" to remove the star's father from the controversial guardianship controlling her affairs. He made the comments after a very brief Los Angeles court hearing held to discuss security costs for the singer's professional conservator, who says she has received threats over the globally followed case. The lawyer, Mathew Rosengart, was appointed last week after a judge allowed the singer to choose her own representation.
1 Jul 2021
Spears had asked the court to have her father no longer be in control of her financial affairs, US media reported. The legal setback comes after she delivered an emotional testimony about her "abusive" conservatorship.
24 Jun 2021
Fans gathered outside the building in a show of support as the singer asked for an end to the "abusive" control of her money and affairs.
4 Apr 2021
Film critic Lisa Nesselson speaks to Eve Jackson about the week's film news, including the Britney Spears documentary that's coming out in France this week. They also discuss the winner of France's women in film prize or Prix Alice Guy, "Cuties"; plus highlights from the world's largest women's film festival, "Films de Femmes".