Britney Spears freed from her conservatorship after 13 years

Britney Spears
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Britney Spears is free.

After 13 years, the conservatorship controlling the pop star's life and finances has come to an end. A judge in Los Angeles on Friday terminated the controversial legal arrangement, which the singer has been under since 2008, BuzzFeed News reports. This decision takes effect immediately.

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