On Friday, she and her parents, Lynne Spears and Jamie Spears, as well as her court-appointed lawyer appeared together at a Los Angeles court at her own request to speak to a judge who oversees her conservatorship, which her father, who recently battled a physical health issue, has mostly controlled for the past 11 years.
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By the time the hearing was over, Britney Spears had left out of the judge's chambers and all the lawyers left out of the private exit so no media was able to ask any questions. They left the same way, and when the courtroom was reopened the hearing was over.
Conservatorship, known in many states as guardianship, is an involuntary status usually reserved for very elderly or very ill people who are suffering from dementia or otherwise incapacitated and unable to make decisions for themselves.
While the specific reason for today's status update hearing was not cited and there have been multiple routine checks since her conservatorship began in 2008, recent events in the singer's life have made this one take on more import. "Yay for me", she wrote, adding winking emojis.
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The court appearance was one of the Toxic star's first outings since she completed mental health treatment in a wellness centre.
Jamie Lynn immediately responded to the troll, writing she has never "been paid a dime" by her sister. Britney does not have to attend.
Claus Hjelmbak, Britney Spears, Alli Simms and Sam Lufti pose for a picture on the red carpet at The ScandinavianStyle Mansion in Bel Air, Calif, on December 1, 2007.
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According to Sam's opposition filing, he insisted he hasn't contacted Britney since 2009 and doesn't feel an order should be granted based on tweets about the singer and texts to her mother. News, the artist was granted a restraining order after she requested protection from Lutfi on Tuesday in LA County Superior Court.