What to expect from Britney Spears’ conservatorship hearing

The pop star is set to break her silence on her father’s conservatorship over her medical and financial decisions.
3:59 | 06/23/21

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ABC news little can legal contributor channel light is here with more on all of this as not a good morning to you know a concern chips are usually a sign for someone with a court deems is unable to take care of themselves and make their own decisions so Britney Spears and up in one to begin with and how unusual is it for someone her age to be under conserving or ship. Conservative bishops are usually researcher people who row are typically older and they're physically incapacitated. Typically don't see it in someone as young Britons here in her and usually she was laced conservatory (%expletive) that's not a typical Asian and middle is these types points. We didn't Britney Spears it seems that her mental illness it Schrager to concern attrition. In order to preserve our finances and that's fortunate she asked. Now three years fan had been pointing to britney's continued ability to work and perform all this time. As evidence that she can take care for self and she doesn't need to be in this conservative ship. But ash that as a legal argument and what are some of the other factors the court will be considering here. I'm the observations are typically not enough be enough for a legal base because there's a number of elections functioned as it would seem on the surface and living their life and they tell how many city's main types of decisions she would be were wire made when you're talking about handling a fortune and financial situation as large as she gets it she said it could be that she just doesn't have the irony or where was all channel. Responsibility although she can function. Share recently he. Legally they're going to have to show that she's off the engine and not should be able to candles finance there's going to be a team of medical. On byters that are earning assets and valuations of her. In order to make a determination she will need that in order to make the legal argument terminate it. That this is granted as a temporary conservator ship thirteen years later it's still being enforced so where's the burden here is it is it harder to prove she doesn't need it anymore. Or is it harder to keep it in place how hard is it too and do this once it's done. Bullet time frame really just east how long Ers and it takes to become competent. It's always about competency. At any point in time when your place and conserve or to ship conservatives she can actually petitioned to have exterminate. Us they have to show it or it they are no longer suffering from whatever was that clause that conserve it to shoot him. Race issue would have to show that she's immensely competence of the war and the or would have to feel secure and that. You're gonna typically honor and it requires a lot of mental evaluations. Of the amount and timing isn't necessarily indicative of being able to get not only did it really had to deal with her ability of function at a local look or can say she is now competent to handle or orange finances and decisions. And the near times is now reporting that court documents allege that the concern or ship restricted everything from. Go Britney dated to the color of her kitchen cabinets. Could the judge decided for example to keep the conservative ship. But place more limits on what it can control what are the options. Absolutely dear Kim be certain things are limited and certain things that she is. She should train since things like choosing her security or there. And still have the ability to manage finance its so that coral look at the overall picture and the determination to which she no amount no longer needs a concerted assertion. Or she ending may return those and decision making abilities she gripped. Rent channel I'd. So much one pack here we appreciate you helping us out and I know you're gonna join our team this afternoon for our coverage of the Britney Spears hearings to shuttle talked a little bit later thanks again. And you can watch battle over Britney the conservative ship hearing that starts today at 12 PM eastern right here on ABC news live.

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