Britney Spears’ father ‘claimed she had dementia’ in ‘sinister’ conservatorship documents
The embattled father of Britney Spears claimed that the pop princess has dementia more than a decade ago, a television documentary has alleged.
As Jamie Spears, 68, sought to warrant control over the 39-year-old’s finances and personal wellbeing, he listed dementia as the justification.
He allegedly ticked a box on court filings that stated “dementia placement or treatment” as a reason why the conservatorship must be approved.
In 2008, Spears was placed under the complex legal arrangement, sometimes known as a guardianship, following a high-profile mental health crisis.
The claim was made in the upcoming BBC documentary on Spears’ life, The Battle for Britney: Fans, Cash and a Conservatorship.
Journalist Mobeen Azhar, who is helming the investigation and obtained the alleged documents, told The Sun: “There’s only two options with