BRITNEY Spears’ father Jamie has filed a petition to end his daughter's conservatorship after 13 years of controlling the singer's life and money.
The decision comes just days after he demanded $2million in exchange for stepping down.
Jamie, 69, filed the petition to Los Angeles Superior Court.
The paperwork states that the 39-year-old singer "is entitled to have this Court now seriously consider whether this conservatorship is no longer required."
Additionally, the filing claims Britney's circumstances have changed "to such an extent that grounds for establishment of a conservatorship may no longer exist."
"As Mr. Spears has said again and again, all he wants is what is best for his daughter," the document says.
"If Ms. Spears wants to terminate the conservatorship and believes that she can handle her own life, Mr Spears believes that she should get that chance."
Judge Brenda Penny, who oversees the case, will need to approve the move.
A petition from Britney Spears' attorney to remove him was to be heard at the next hearing in the case on Sept. 29.
JAMIES DEMANDS $2MILLION
Jamie's filing comes one week after Britney slammed her dad for trying to “extort” her for $2 million in exchange for stepping down as conservator.
Explosive court docs from the pop star’s attorney labeled the Spears patriarch as “shameful” for allegedly attempting to get more money from his daughter in addition to the “millions” he has already received.
In court documents obtained by The Sun, Britney’s attorney, Mathew S. Rosengart, wrote a scathing message for Jamie and his counsel.
“Although Mr. Spears has for more than a decade evidently engaged in abusive and bullying conduct while also elevating his own personal and financial interests above those of his daughter," the petition began.
He continued: “Regardless of the past, Mr. Spears and his counsel are now on notice: the status quo is no longer tolerable, and Britney Spears will not be extorted.
“Mr. Spears’s blatant attempt to barter suspension and removal in exchange for approximately $2 million in payments, on top of the millions already reaped from Ms. Spears’s estate by Mr. Spears and his associates, is a non-starter.”
Mathew also alleged Jamie is attempting to "ensure payments to certain third parties while he perceives he still has leverage to extract concessions, but the reasons for his audacious desire to divert conservatorship assets to himself and others are, at this time, beside the point."
JAMIE STEPS DOWN
Back in August, Jamie revealed his intent to step down as Britney's conservator in court documents.
Court papers filed by Jamie's lawyer state: "There are, in fact, no actual grounds for suspending or removing Mr. Spears as the Conservator of the Estate.
"And it is highly debatable whether a change in conservator at this time would be in Ms. Spears' best interests."
The docs – first obtained by TMZ – continue: "Nevertheless, even as Mr. Spears is the unremitting target of unjustified attacks, he does not believe that a public battle with his daughter over his continuing service as her conservator would be in her best interests.
"So, even though he must contest this unjustified Petition for his removal, Mr. Spears intends to work with the Court and his daughter's new attorney to prepare for an orderly transition to a new conservator."
In response to Jamie's petition to step down on certain conditions of his own, Matthew slammed the conservator as "shameful" and claimed he "spends the overwhelming majority of his brief engaging in inappropriate attacks and finger-pointing."
“In trying to defend himself, he also looks back 13 years, improperly discussing his daughter’s 'mental health issues' while outrageously suggesting he should be 'thanked,'" the legal expert furiously said.
The Toxic singer was first placed under the conservatorship in 2008 following a public breakdown, while she's been fighting to have her father removed as her conservator in court.
In the past, Britney has made a number of shocking claims about the Conservatorship.
She once said she wants to have another baby and marry – but claimed her "conservator won't let her."
The mother of two also alleged her family "lived off" her $60million fortune for 13 years and that she was “forced to take Lithium” as “punishment."
Additionally, the pop star compared the "abusive" Conservatorship to sex trafficking, stating in court: “In California, the only similar thing to this is called sex trafficking, making anyone work against their will.
"And taking all their possessions away, credit card, cash, phone, passport."
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