Door Left Open For Britney Spears To Testify In Libel Trial

Law360, Los Angeles (October 4, 2012, 7:31 PM EDT) -- A California judge on Thursday denied a bid to exclude Britney Spears as a witness in the trial of her former manager's case alleging her mother defamed him in a tell-all book but said she would revisit the issue if the plaintiff calls Spears to the stand.

Sam Lutfi, who managed Spears' career for a few months until February 2008, filed court papers in August asking that she be compelled to appear as a witness on his behalf. He claims her mother Lynne Spears defamed him...
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