Ariel Winter is showing her support for the #FreeBritney movement.
On Wednesday, the “Modern Family” actress took to her Instagram Story to share a post from Vas J. Morgan, an English television personality, which contains information about the #FreeBritney movement and about restrictions against Britney Spears due to her conservatorship.
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Alongside the post, Winter wrote: “What her ‘father’ and team is doing to her is absolutely disgusting and devastating… please read and share.”
The #FreeBritney movement picked up speed in 2019 when it was leaked to the press that Spears was held against her will at a mental health facility for three months. Fans have been adamant that the singer be released from her conservatorship, which gives her father legal control over her estate and career negotiations.
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Winter herself has some experience attempting to separate from family members. In 2015, the actress was legally emancipated and from the ages of 14-17 her adult sister, Shanelle Gray, had legal custody of her.