The 69-year-one-time stated inwards court filings on Tuesday that he no longer believes his girl requires the legal system - which was pose inward place next a 2008 breakdown.
"Recent events related to this conservatorship have called into enquiry whether circumstances have changed to such an extent that grounds for establishment of a conservatorship may no longer exist," the filing, obtained past CNN, states. Spears agreed last month to eventually footstep down from his office every bit conservator of her estate, a function that oversees her wellbeing too finances.
The petition continues by referencing statements made by Spears inwards her explosive testimony in June, where she described wanting to go married, to accept more than children, to make decisions regarding her health, together with to control her finances without oversight. The claim as well supports her request to stop the conservatorship without additional psychiatric testing.
Mathew Rosengart, Britney's lawyer, responded to the intelligence on Tuesday inwards a argument to People. Rosengart called the alter a "massive legal victory" as well as "vindication" for the vocalist.
"Having exposed his misconduct as well as improper design to grip his daughter hostage by trying to extract a multi-million dollar village, Mr. Spears has forthwith effectively surrendered. There is no settlement," the argument reads. "To the extent Mr. Spears believes he tin endeavor to avoid accountability in addition to jurist, including sitting for a sworn deposition and answering other discovery nether oath, he is incorrect in addition to our investigation into fiscal mismanagement together with other issues volition go on."
While the petition is welcome tidings for the pop star, the conclusion ultimately comes downward to Judge Brenda J. Penny, who has been ruling over the example together with was due to hear farther testimony from the 39-twelvemonth-quondam on 29 September.