Top News Stories You Might Not Have Heard About This WeekHere are the top stories you might not have heard about this week
'It Is Vindication For Britney': Jamie Spears Agrees To Step Down As Conservator Of Britney Spears' EstateBritney Spears' father Jamie Spears has agreed to step down as conservator of his daughter's estate.
Britney Spears Court Victory: Judge Approves Pop Star's Request To Hire Her Own AttorneyThe ACLU joined with more than two dozen organizations to file an amicus brief Tuesday demanding that Spears be allowed to choose her own attorney in the case.
Britney Spears' Father Seeks Probe Into Her Allegations Of Abusive TreatmentOne week after his daughter delivered blistering testimony in open court condemning the conservatorship controlling her personal life and business affairs, Britney Spears' father filed papers requesting a court investigation into her comments and what "correction actions" may be needed.
Britney Spears' Attorney To Nominate Permanent Conservator Of PersonThe court-appointed attorney for Britney Spears said Wednesday he will bring a petition to have his client's care manager named the permanent conservator of the singer's person next month.
Judge Orders Britney Spears' Dad, Trust Company To Develop Investment PlanA judge Thursday said she expects the father of Britney Spears, Jamie Spears, and a trust company to work together to develop an investment plan and budget for the benefit of the pop star, despite the singer's stated displeasure with her father's role as the co-conservator of her estate.
Did Britney Spears, Fiance Split Up? Britney Spears announced Friday that she has ended her yearlong engagement to Jason Trawick.
Judge Ends Case Against Britney Spears' ParentsBritney Spears' former confidante and self-professed manager failed to prove his libel and breach-of-contract claims against the singer's parents and her caretakers, a judge who dismissed the case mid-trial ruled Thursday.
Testimony Begins In Britney Spears Defamation CaseTestimony is set to begin in a defamation suit by Britney Spears' ex-manager against her parents.
Lawyer Tells Jurors About Britney Spears' LifeA lawyer for Britney Spears' father told jurors Friday that the singer's family went to heroic efforts to save her during a well-chronicled public meltdown that included shaving her head and other bizarre behavior.
Britney Spears To Remain Under ConservatorshipA judge says that Britney Spears will remain under a court-imposed conservatorship for now, after a closed-door meeting with her and her father.