Jamie Lynn Spears spoke out Monday following older sister Britney Spears’ bombshell testimony over her conservatorship.
In a collection of Instagram Stories, Jamie Lynn, 30, was emotional at instances as she defined how “proud” she is of Britney “for using her voice,” noting that she lastly determined to talk out after the pop princess, 39, did.
“The only reason I haven’t [spoken] before is because I felt like until my sister was able to speak for herself and say what she felt she needed to say publicly, that it wasn’t my place and it wasn’t the right thing to do,” Jamie Lynn started. “But now that she’s very clearly spoken and said what she needed to say, I feel like I can follow her lead and say what I feel like I need to say.”
Jamie Lynn, the youngest daughter of Lynne and Jamie Spears, continued, “I believe it’s extraordinarily clear for the reason that day I used to be born that I’ve solely beloved, adored and supported my sister. I imply, that is my freaking massive sister, earlier than any of this bulls–t.
“I don’t care if she wants to run away to a rainforest and have a zillion babies in the middle of nowhere, or if she wants to come back and dominate the world the way she has so many times before, because I have nothing to gain or lose either way,” Jamie Lynn mentioned.
“This situation does not affect me either way because I am only her sister, who is only concerned about her happiness,” she added.
On Wednesday, Britney broke her silence about the conservatorship that has allowed dad Jamie, in addition to a workforce of different conservators, to manage her private life and belongings, particularly her estimated $60 million fortune.
During the digital standing listening to, Britney alleged of Jamie, 68, “He loved the control [he had] to hurt his own daughter — 100,000 percent.”
Britney additionally acknowledged she desires to have a child with boyfriend Sam Asghari however the conservatorship won’t enable it.
“I have an [IUD] in my body right now that won’t let me have a baby, and my conservators won’t let me go to the doctor to take it out,” she claimed. “I feel ganged up on. I feel bullied and I feel left out and alone.”
Jamie Lynn, who’s a mom to daughters Maddie, 13, and Ivey, 3, mentioned Monday that she made a “very conscious” option to take part in Britney’s life as her sister and as an aunt to the singer’s sons, Sean Preston, 15, and Jayden James, 14, whom Britney shares with ex-husband Kevin Federline.
“Maybe I didn’t support her the way the public would like me to with a [#FreeBritney] hashtag on a public platform, but I can assure you that I’ve supported my sister long before there was a hashtag, and I’ll support her long after,” Jamie Lynn mentioned.
“I’ve worked since I was 9 years old. I paid my own freaking bills since I was 10 years old. Not that I owe the public anything because my sister knows I love and support her. That’s the only person I owe anything to,” she continued.
Jamie Lynn added Monday that she is her “own person” and doesn’t characterize her complete household.
“I am speaking for myself,” she mentioned. “I’m so happy with her for utilizing her voice. I’m so happy with her for requesting new counsel like I informed her to do a few years in the past — not on a giant, public platform, however simply in a private dialog between two sisters. So I’m very proud that she’s taken that step.
“If ending the conservatorship and flying to Mars or whatever hell else she wants to do to be happy, I support that 100 percent because I support my sister. I love my sister, always have, always will, as long as she’s happy. So, let’s keep praying, that’s all,” Jamie Lynn ended the emotional movies.
Since Wednesday’s testimony, a bevy of stars have spoken out in assist of Britney, including Jamie Lynn’s former “Zoey 101” co-stars.
On Friday, Jamie Lynn’s husband, Jamie Watson, informed The Post of Britney, “I can guarantee you her household loves her and desires the perfect for her.
“I wouldn’t be around people who weren’t. Who wouldn’t want to be in support of Britney?” he added.
Since the listening to, Britney and Asghari, 27, have jetted off to Hawaii.