A lawyer has claimed that Britney Spears’ mother Lynne compelled the pop star into annulling her first marriage to childhood pal, Jason Alexander.
Jason Alexander tied the knot together with his longtime pal Britney Spears at a Las Vegas chapel in 2004, nevertheless the wedding was annulled simply 55 hours later. A lawyer for the pop star’s ex has now claimed that Britney’s mom, Lynne Spears compelled her daughter into submitting an annulment petition. Divorce lawyer Mark Goldberg advised the Daily Mail, “It was the mom interfering in and inserting herself into her daughter’s life. She got here to Las Vegas, threw Jason out, and bought him a airplane ticket dwelling.”
The now retired lawyer stated “all hell broke unfastened” the morning after Britney stated “I do” in January 2004. The annulment petition said that the singer “lacked understanding of her actions.” The pair, each now 39, had grown up collectively within the small city of Kentwood, Louisiana. “Jason was on the lookout for recommendation,” Mark recalled. “He was very emotional and upset. Britney had known as him to return to Las Vegas. She was there with buddies, as I recall, and he or she paid for his airfare to return.”
He continued, “As I bear in mind it, it was Britney’s thought to get married. He stated they hadn’t been ingesting or doing medicine — or at the least they weren’t drunk.” Mark advised the outlet that he repeatedly requested his shopper if both of them was incapacitated on the time of the marriage, however “he was clear, they weren’t … they only actually beloved one another … Jason was confused as a result of he beloved Britney and he did not wish to damage her, however he was very afraid of her mother and management“
Goldberg famous, “I actually consider this explicit occasion had a detrimental impression on Britney Spears’ life — the best way she’s been managed and the toll that has taken … This wasn’t a stranger she’d simply picked up. They had identified one another for years. He thought if he performed the sport and did what they requested, she’d come round, and he and Britney could be collectively.”
Alexander himself opened up on a latest episode of the Toxic: The Britney Spears Story podcast, and recalled signing the authorized paperwork to annul their marriage. However, he claimed he was tricked into ending their marriage with the promise that they may proceed their relationship. “They advised me if I might signal the contracts – the annulment – they might let me and Britney proceed our relationship, and if we felt the identical means in six months they might give us a correct marriage,” he claimed, however did not specify who he was referencing. “So I had no cause to consider in any other case. I assumed that is what the reality was. They have been permitting Britney and I to nonetheless have cellphone communication.”
As followers would know, Britney has been in a conservatorship agreement since in 2008. She most not too long ago made claims in two court testimonies that the authorized association was “abusive”. She now has her personal lawyer, Mathew Rosengart, to symbolize her going ahead.