"It's my wish and my dream for all of this to end," she said of the conservatorship. "I just want my life back. The conservatorship should end. I truly believe this conservatorship is abusive."
A timeline of Britney Spears' conservatorship & the #FreeBritney movement
Spears hasn't legally controlled her life and fortune for 13 years. Spears appeared in court to officially request the end of her conservatorship — a legal guardianship typically enacted for those incapable of making their own decisions. Some fans think she's being controlled and manipulated, which has fueled the #FreeBritney movement. Here's a look inside the complex arrangement that is Spears' conservatorship, and what happened in court on Wednesday.