1. Britney’s Cellphone Was Allegedly Monitored
In The New York Instances Presents: “Controlling Britney Spears,” launched on Hulu and FX on Sept. 24, 2021, Alex Vlasov, a former Black Field Safety worker who mentioned he labored with the star’s crew for nearly 9 years, mentioned Britney was granted a request to have an iPhone that he alleged was later closely monitored. He mentioned Tri Star Sports activities & Leisure Group worker Robin Greenhill, a member of Britney’s administration crew, got here up with the concept of utilizing an iPad signed into the identical iCloud that the pop star used on her iPhone. This is able to permit others to see all her messages, Facetime calls, Notes, browser historical past and images.
In response to the documentary, a lawyer for Tri Star Sports activities & Leisure mentioned all allegations involving Robin, in addition to Tri Star founder Lou Taylor, had been false.
“Edan would carry me textual content messages of conversations that Britney would have and he would ask me to encrypt these messages and provides it to him so he may cross it on to Robin and Jamie,” Alex alleged. “They freely talked about monitoring her. Their motive for monitoring was searching for unhealthy affect, searching for potential criminal activity that may occur. However they’d additionally monitor conversations together with her associates, together with her mother, together with her lawyer Sam Ingham.”
Alex mentioned that in 2019, after Britney completed a stint at a mental health facility, her safety crew was requested to organize for her an iPhone “that may solely be allowed to make telephone calls.”
Within the documentary, Alex confirmed an electronic mail allegedly forwarded from Edan and which Britney’s then-lawyer, Sam, allegedly despatched to 2 legal professionals representing Jamie whereas additionally CCing Edan, the singer’s present co-conservator of her particular person, Jodi Montgomery, and Jodi’s lawyer.
Sam states within the electronic mail, whose date shouldn’t be proven, that the singer requested him to inform her dad and safety that she desires to maintain her outdated telephone, and that she can also be requesting a brand new one. Britney’s lawyer added that with regard to any new telephone, he required written affirmation that nobody aside from the singer can entry knowledge on it. An alleged response from one in all Jamie’s legal professionals is proven and states that Britney’s father “confirms that he has no entry to her calls, voicemails and texts.”