Britney Spears is an example of a celebrity who has a conservatorship. But the list of celebrities with conservatorships goes on. In fact, Mariah Carey was almost placed under a conservatorship in the early 2000s, several years before Spears ever entered it. She is now considered the voice of Christmas and has paved the way for many artists in today’s industry. Mariah Carey has not hidden anything about her childhood abuse, even though she has spoken out about it. In fact, her family was very dysfunctional, involving physical and verbal abuse. Mariah Carey, unfortunately, wrote a memoir about her experiences.
Kasem was diagnosed in 2007 with Parkinson’s disease. Later, he was diagnosed with Dementia and Lewey bodies. This meant that his ability to reason and think slowly declined. This conservatorship was granted to him in 2007 and continued until his death in April 2014. Another celebrity with conservatorship: former soccer player and American football player Casey Favre. Kasem had Parkinson’s disease, and his wife, Jean Kasem, was appointed as his conservator in 2008. However, their children disagreed with the decision, and the two fought bitterly over the rights of the conservatorship.
Although the case of Amanda Bynes is controversial, it’s worth noting that the actress wants to end her conservatorship and marry her boyfriend despite the fact that she cannot do so without her mother’s permission. Although her family tried to intervene but she was forced to enter rehab when her conservatorship was ended. Joni Mitchell, a child actor who was once very popular, was also placed under conservatorship after her fame declined. When his fame began to fade, he became addicted to drugs. He also began to struggle with mental issues.
Aside from Britney Spears, a number of other celebrities have also been placed under a conservatorship. Amanda Bynes, who was a Nickelodeon star and had drug addiction issues, was placed under conservatorship in 2011. After a series of public incidents, her mother, Lynn Organ, has been in charge of Bynes’ finances since 2013.
Britney Spears’ conservatorship was also widely reported, as she has been in Jamie Spears’ care for the past 12 year. Although it’s unclear what caused Jamie Spears’ conservatorship, Spears’ father, Jamie, has reportedly exercised final authority over Britney’s major and minor decisions. Jamie Spears’ conservatorship is controversial. Some claim that the conservatorship was too long or too powerful, while others claim that the conservator was the wrong person.
Joni Mitchell is another celebrity with a conservatorship. Her stepson Christopher Aber claimed that he was harassing her, withholding food, and engaging in other forms of elder abuse. As a result, Leslie Morris filed a conservatorship petition for her. Randy Meisner, an actor, lost Lana in April 2016. He was diagnosed with bipolar disorder as well as traumatic brain injury. He was unable to care for himself and needed around-the-clock care.