Kevin Federline’s Lawyer Claims Britney Spears’ Sons Miss Jamie
“That’s their grandfather. In fact they do,” Mark Vincent Kaplan informed a photographer through TMZ on Monday, August 8. “However you recognize, the restraining order goes to run out by itself phrases pretty quickly and so they’ll be capable of be reunited.”
The restraining order stems from an August 2019 incident. A number of sources solely informed Us Weekly on the time that police responded to Jamie’s California condominium after he acquired into an argument together with his grandson Sean Preston and “shook” the then-13-year-old.
Federline, 44, subsequently obtained a restraining order in opposition to Jamie that prohibited his former father-in-law from coming close to each of the kids. No child abuse charges have been made in opposition to Jamie, however days after the incident, the Grammy winner and Federline formalized a new custody agreement, with him getting their sons 70 p.c of the time and her having them the opposite 30 p.c. (They beforehand had a 50-50 custody association.)
Nonetheless, the previous backup dancer now is singing Jamie’s praises. “I noticed this man that basically cared, and actually cares about his household and wanting all the things to be OK,” Federline informed the Daily Mail in an in-depth interview printed on Saturday, August 6. “When Jamie took over, issues acquired into order. He saved her life.”
Regardless of the restraining order, Federline claimed that the incident with Sean Preston is all water below the bridge. “I’d completely welcome Jamie Spears again within the boys’ lives,” Britney’s ex mentioned. “Particularly if that’s what the boys needed. I don’t have any exhausting emotions in direction of Jamie Spears. Folks make errors. I really feel unhealthy for him. I really feel like he’s been put via the wringer.”
Federline additionally spoke out about his sons’ relationship with Britney, claiming they hadn’t seen her in months and have been uncomfortable along with her semi-nude Instagram pictures. “They tried to provide her the good thing about the doubt however on the identical time, I can inform that generally, it hurts to be in that place,” the previous actuality TV star mentioned.
When talking of her June nuptials with Sam Asghari, he added: “[The boys] have been glad for her, however they determined that, as they’re not seeing her proper now, they made the choice to not go to her wedding ceremony.”
The groom was first to slam the Celeb Match Membership alum’s statements. “There’s not validity to his assertion relating to the children distancing themselves and it’s irresponsible to make that assertion publicly,” Asghari, 28, shared through Instagram Story on Saturday. “The boys are very good and shall be 18 quickly to make their very own selections and should ultimately understand the ‘powerful’ half was having a father who hasn’t labored a lot in over 15 years as a job mannequin.”
Britney responded later that night along with her personal assertion. “It saddens me to listen to that my ex husband has determined to debate the connection between me and my youngsters … as everyone knows, elevating teenage boys is rarely simple for anybody,” she wrote through her Instagram Story. “It issues me the truth that the reason being primarily based on my Instagram … it was LONG earlier than Instagram … I gave them each factor … Just one phrase: HURTFUL … I’ll say it … My mom informed me ‘It is best to GIVE them to their dad’ … I’m sharing this as a result of I can … Have an excellent day people!!!”
Britney’s ex-husband isn’t fearful about the trainer slamming him. “Kevin understands Sam is Britney’s new husband. Sam is just not gonna take a place in opposition to Britney,” Kaplan mentioned. “He respects him for standing up for his spouse and doesn’t take it personally.”
Federline’s lawyer added on Monday that the youngsters reside their very own lives. “There’s little doubt the boys love their mom, however they’ve their very own lives that they wish to lead and I don’t assume you need to learn an excessive amount of into it that they haven’t seen her for thus lengthy. There’s some issues which have occurred which have made them uncomfortable and hopefully that’ll get labored out over time,” he mentioned.
Federline has been married since 2013 to Victoria Prince, who helps elevate the boys (along with their two children and Federline’s two youngsters with ex Shar Jackson) whereas they reside with their dad. “Kevin and his spouse Victoria have labored 24/7, to the extent potential, to maintain these youngsters out of the publicity limelight,” Kaplan claimed. “Sam Asghari, I do know he’s coming from the precise place so far as protecting husband … however he doesn’t know something about Kevin. He doesn’t know something about households of Kevin and Victoria.”
The lawyer added, “These youngsters have by no means heard one detrimental phrase, not a syllable of negativity, in opposition to Britney, Sam, and they need to admire that.”
Amid the strife along with her sons, Britney and Jamie stay in a authorized battle over the patriarch’s alleged monetary mishandling of her property after a decide formally terminated the singer’s conservatorship after 13 years in November 2021. Throughout an emotional court docket listening to in June 2021, the “Stronger” singer claimed that Jamie and others concerned in her conservatorship group should be “in jail.”
Us confirmed in September that her father filed paperwork to end his tenure as her conservator, which Britney’s lawyer Mathew Rosengart known as “a large authorized victory” for his consumer.
“Jamie unconditionally loves and helps his daughter. Full cease,” the submitting learn. “As he has finished for her complete life, Jamie will do all the things he can to guard and take care of her. For the final 13 years, that included serving as her Conservator. Now, it means ending her Conservatorship. So it’s mentioned in no unsure phrases, Jamie believes that the Conservatorship ought to finish, instantly.”
The Grammy winner’s authorized group is working to get Jamie to provide a deposition below oath to reply financial questions.