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Britney Spears' Dad Jamie: "So Relieved" Sam Lutfi Case Was Thrown Out

Nov 2, 2012 03:10 PM

jspears111408_01_X17jamie.jpgJamie Spears is "relieved" that a judge dismissed Sam Lutfi's lawsuit against Britney Spears and her family.

Britney's dad tells Entertainment Tonight:

    "I’m just so relieved that this is over with. That our family can finally put this behind us and move forward. I am so proud of each lawyer that represented our family in this. They were so prepared. They were ready. They stood behind us and I’m just so proud of each one of them that handled each one of these cases.

    I’m also very proud of and also very thankful for the judicial system and the judge. It took her a lot of patience and took a lot of time to listen to all that was said and I want to thank her so much for the decision that she made and she made it upon the evidence and she made it upon the law and I believe justice was served.”

Lutfi was suing Britney and her family for unpaid fees, alleged assault and defamation for Lynne Spears' 2008 book.




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X17 EXCLUSIVE - Britney Spears' Former "Life Manager" Wants To Organize A Conservatorship For Lindsay Lohan!

Aug 27, 2010 10:55 AM

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Britney Spears' former publicist/spokesperson Lou M. Taylor of Tri Star Sports & Entertainment in Tennessee is now working with Lindsay Lohan and has been since the day Lindsay was sentenced to 90 days in jail, according to an X17online source.

Taylor's firm's client list includes sports stars Ron Artest and Jose Canseco, among others; a smattering of models; and singers like Mary J. Blige. Britney Spears isn't listed as an individual client, though her Circus Tour is listed, as are her father Jamie and sister Jamie Lynn.

So just what services does Ms. Taylor provide? Her company's website lists business management, tax and accounting services, and financial and estate planning as their specialties. According to the site: "In an industry where each part of your life becomes a challenge to execute wisdom and discern the factors of each aspect of your career, Tri Star provides 'life managers' to come along side of you and your families and encourage you in your life, career and business planning."

Filtering out the poor grammar, that seems to mean Lou and her team will come in and take control of your life when you have no idea what to do. Is that what Lindsay needs?

Apparently Jamie and Lynne Spears thought they needed Lou back in 2008 when she was brought in to figure out what to do with Britney's image, her career and her assets. Our source tells us it was Lou who masterminded Jamie's conservatorship over Britney, with Brit's long-time manager Larry Rudolph was by Lou's side throughout the execution of this takeover, we're told.

The source tells X17online.com exclusively:

    "Lou totally brainwashed Jamie. She convinced him a conservatorship was the only way to go and of course he went along with it when he heard about the financial control it would give him. But Lou didn't have Jamie in mind as the conservator at the beginning. She considered suggesting Larry Rudolph but she was afraid he would abuse the power. With Jamie, Lou thought she would have someone who was naive enough that she could continue to influence him and, therefore, continue to have a direct influence on Britney's life and career for years to come."

So might Lou have the same plan for Lindsay? Our source says YES ...

    "Lou has suggested to Dina [Lohan] that they seek conservatorship over Lindsay's estate. Of course Lindsay doesn't really have any assets to speak of so it would really be for the sole purpose of controlling her future earnings. The problem is, neither Dina nor Michael would ever be granted a conservatorship by a judge so Lou went searching for someone else to fill that role -- someone with whom she could partner in a business sense, someone she trusts. This time she thinks Larry Rudolph may be the answer. Lou now realizes choosing Brit's dad as conservator may not have been the best idea. He got power hungry and decided he didn't need Lou anymore. So this time, Lou thinks Larry might be willing to work her way on this and be a figurehead in Lindsay's career while Lou works behind-the-scenes."

Our source tells us Lou has worked her way into the Lohan family by appealing to their Christianity (her website lists her Topics & Teachings as including "Pleasing God, Not Pleasing Man," "Sex & The Christian Marriage" and "Walking In the Garden with Jesus, Even If You Can't Grow a Chia Pet," among other religious themes).

No one in Lindsay's world wants to talk about this (except maybe to leak a positive story to the NY Post after our probing and poking around the other day) -- not Taylor nor Rudolph, nor Dina Lohan, nor Lindsay's management at Untitled Entertainment has replied to our requests for a statement regarding Lou's relationship with the Lohan family and her plans for Lindsay.




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Britney Spears' Boys Enjoy The Last Days Of Summer On The Beach With Their Grandparents

Aug 25, 2010 07:25 AM

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The foursome traveled to Santa Barbara to soak up the rays and play in the sand. The boys seemed as if they were enjoying their last days of summer, making sand castles, playing with grandma and grandpa and running in and out of the water!

But Sean and Jayden weren't the only ones who were getting chummy on the beach -- are Jamie and Lynn back together?




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Jamie Lynn, Jamie And Maddie Head Home

Feb 20, 2010 12:35 PM

glasses baby daughter airport lax father zoey 101 polka dots sunglasses glasses baby daughter airport lax father zoey 101 polka dots sunglasses After spending some quality time with her older sister Britney, Jamie Lynn Spears packed up baby Maddie and with help from dad, headed back to Louisiana this morning to the Spears' family home.

After ending her relationship with Maddie's father, Casey Aldridge, rumor has it that the teen mom is already dating a 28-year-old named James Watson!

Think he'll be waiting at the airport to greet her with a big kiss?





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Courtney Love Says Britney Spears' Dad Molested His Daughter

Nov 26, 2009 09:30 AM

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Dayum! We have NO idea why Courtney Love would know any intimate details of Britney Spears' family life, but on her Facebook page yesterday, she accused Jamie Spears of having molested Brit!:

    "britneys dad molested her , imagine the father that molested you owning you for slavery while your forced to sing songs picked for thier sexual content every night, insane right? i have it on First had authority, and fight as hard as she is and does she still didnt pull that card, its a pride thing i can relate to, However they want to play dirty, lets go, Im SO not affraid of the little trolls who hit this when i was f***** up who are called lawyers. lets GO."

What???!!!




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Will The Truth Finally Come Out?

Apr 11, 2009 04:30 PM

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X17online can confirm that Britney has been called to testify on behalf of Jon Eardley, Esq., the attorney she reportedly hired to help disentangle her from her father's clutches.

Jamie accused Eardley of harassing Brit in paperwork filed for the restraining orders against Sam and Adnan.

The papers claim that Lutfi and Ghalib, through Eardley, were trying to gain control of Brit's affairs. Eardley is insisting that Britney appear at his trial to testify whether or not she authorized him to act as her attorney and whether or not he has actually caused her emotional distress.

An X17online reporter heard a recorded conversation between Britney and Eardley from last year, in which Britney told the attorney she wanted "her life back" and that she would accept his help in accomplishing that. That conversation (and others which have surfaced since then), certainly support his claim that he's only acting on her wishes.

If she does take the stand, which Eardley argues she's certainly fit to do, will this be Britney's opportunity to tell the truth and get out from underneath her father's thumb once and for all? Or will Jamie find another way to keep her under his control?




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Having Dad Take Over Your Life Costs Millions!

Mar 24, 2009 05:10 PM

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But father knows best, right?

The LA Times reports that all of Britney's legal troubles have been adding up over the past year or so... according to the article, "at least 17 lawyers and firms have had a hand in Spears' personal or business matters in the 14 months" since the conservatorship began.

And how much money in fees? $2.7 million! Dayum!

Wow, it really cost a whole lot to turn this situation around. But it's been for the better - now Brit is on tour (with a hit album) and can see her kids. So it all worked out!

I mean, basically.




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Jamie Spears Wants Judge To Strike Lutfi's 'Lies'

Mar 17, 2009 09:20 AM

Britney Spears LutfiSuitStrike.jpgOn Monday, Jamie and Lynne Spears filed a motion to strike a large portion of the libel and defamation suit filed by Brit's former manager, Sam Lutfi.

In documents filed in Los Angeles, the Spears' attorneys call Sam's suit "a calculated attempt to exploit the court system" by repeatedly inserting "false, scurrilous narratives" that have "no basis in fact."

Describing the suit as "a fanciful public relations press release," Spears' attorneys want a judge to throw out allegations that are "irrelevant, false or improper."

Here's just a sample of some what the Spears' attorneys want tossed from the suit:

That Jamie and Lynne tried to control Britney's Life:

    "Britney Jean Spears ("Britney") is one of the most recognizable and highest paid celebrities in the world. Ever since she burst onto the scene as a pop superstar, ever aspect of her life and , more importantly, her fortune, has been controlled by her parents, James Parnell Spears (a/k/a Jamie Spears) and Lynne Irene Spears. However in late 2006 and early 2007, when Britney's life was, very publicly, spiraling out of control, Jamie and Lynne failed to offer their fragile daughter the guidance or emotional support she desperately needed. Rather, they saw her very personal and public struggles as an opportunity to gain even more control over Britney and her fortune."

They interfered with her marriages:

    In order to ensure that they would not lose the lifestyle to which they had become accustomed, Jamie and Lynne set out to destroy anyone and anything that came between them and Britney; first by pressuring and cajoling Britney into annulling her marriage to long time friend, Jason Alexander; and later by interfering with Britney's marriage to Kevin Federline.

They used Britney's breakdown to their advantage:

    Neither Jamie nor Lynne offered Britney any support as she suffered the embarrassment and humiliation of public ridicule. Rather, they saw the rumors and tabloid reports as a means by which they could force their way back into Britney's life and regain control of her fortune under the guise of concern for Britney's well being.

They tried to get rid of Lutfi:

    Although Lutfi encouraged Britney to reconcile with her parents, Lutfi represented a significant impediment to Lynne and Jamie's regaining complete control of Britney's life and career.

A hearing is set for April 9th.




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