Kevin Federline he wants nothing more than for the mother of his children to be happy.
Next Britney Spears‘ shocking testimony at your guardianship hearing last week, the 43-year-old ex-husband of the pop singer, has spoken through his divorce lawyer Mark Vincent Kaplan.
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“The best thing would be for her mom to be healthy and happy,” Kaplan said. People. “And if any of those things are not true, it does not provide the best scenario for exercising custody.”
“[Kevin] She certainly respects Britney and hopes only for the best for her because when the best is achieved for her, it is the best for her children. Children love their mother and he wants there to be a healthy and strong relationship, “she added.
Acknowledging the claims Spears made in her testimony, Kaplan continued: “Britney has not been well cared for by conservatorship and it is not consistent with what she wants. I think she should be able to challenge that. And if it’s in her best interest, Kevin will. supports “.
Kaplan also explained that he believes it is best if the 39-year-old ‘Toxic’ singer’s “voice is heard” and that the court will have to make sure “she is okay” regarding her mental health.
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“If necessary, we have to worry about whether she’s okay,” Kaplan said, referring to Spears revealing in court that she was forced to take lithium. “And if it’s no longer necessary, it’s great too.”
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In February 2021, chaplain He said ME! News that Federline “is not involved” in the guardianship battle, but said both he and Spears were raising their children successfully.
The separated couple were married from 2004 to 2007 and share children Sean Preston, 15, and Jayden James, 14.
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Federline’s attorney’s statement comes after a slew of celebrities came out in favor of the #FreeBritney movement, including Spears’. previous Mickey Mouse Club co-star Christina Aguilera, ex boyfriend Justin Timberlake, Mariah Carey, Cher, Brandy and more. Early Monday, Spears’s sister Jamie Lynn Spears also broke her silence on the situation..
“I may not have supported her as the public would like with a hashtag on a public platform, but I can assure you that I have supported my sister long before there was a hashtag,” said Jamie Lynn. “And I will support her much later.”
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