Britney Spears’ conservatorship was ended Friday, igniting joy on the Internet.
In a hearing lasting no more than 40 minutes, Spears’ nearly 14-year conservatorship was determined by a California judge to be “no longer required” and formally brought to an end.
Spears posted video of a fan rally outside the courthouse on her Instagram shortly after the ruling was made. “Free Britney” flags and signs shot up from the crowd, while bursts of hot pink confetti were set off.
“I love my fans so much, it’s crazy!!!” Spears stated. “I think I’m gonna cry the rest of the day!!!! Best day ever…”
Sam Asghari, Spears’ fiancé, also took to Instagram to express his joy.
Asghari stated, “History was created today.” “Britney’s free!”
A number of celebrities and famous figures have been celebrating Spears’ legal victory:
Hilton was thrilled to finally see Spears regain autonomy. posted a throwback photo of the two on Twitter.
“You’re the most resilient, kind and inspiring soul,” Hilton wrote. “We all love you so so much! Your best days are yet to come!”
While “The Good Place” star Jameela Jamil shared in the excitement of Spears’ supporters on Twitter, she also called for a more protective stance to be taken in the public’s treatment of Spears moving forward.
“oh my god,” Jamil tweeted. “You guys freed Britney!!!! But NOW we have to protect her from the paparazzi and tabloid media who are determined to drive her back into this same mess…”
Italian fashion designer Donatella Versace A throwback picture was posted of her and Spears, along with a warm message of support.
Versace said on Instagram that freedom is a fundamental human right. Britney, my heart is happy for you. Congrats on your earned and well-deserved emancipation.
The host of Watch What Happens Live is also featured Participants in the celebrations onlineSpears was released from her conservatorship.
Jeff Timmons, a pop singer and 98 Degrees Member Jeff Timmons.Post a throwback imageHe posed with the pop singer to celebrate her freedom.
“Long overdue!” Timmons tweet.
Icon of 80s pop music took to TwitterSpears deserves our congratulations and the legal success.
Figure skater Adam Rippon Twitter A series of emoticons to show his emotion about Spears’ win.
Pop icon Cher It seemed like everyone was ecstatic Information about Spears’s freedom.
Alexander, lead singer of the U.K.-based, dance-pop group Years & Years We were happy to hear that the news was goodFreedom of Spears.
“best day ever,” Alexander tweeted. We love you, Britney!
Alaska from “RuPaul’s Drag Race”
Drag queen star Alaska and RuPaul’s Drag Race “star” Shared a photo of herselfTo mark the occasion, recreate Spears’ 2001 VMA performance look.
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