No Charges for Britney Spears in Dispute with Housekeeper
A possible misdemeanor battery charge was declined based on insufficient evidence.
This article was republished here with permission from The Associated Press, however it is no longer available to read on Snopes.com.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Britney Spears will face no charges after an allegation from her housekeeper that Spears slapped a phone out of her hand, prosecutors said Wednesday. A possible misdemeanor battery charge was declined based on insufficient evidence that a crime had occurred and lack of injury to the housekeeper or of significant damage to the phone, Ventura County District Attorney Erik Nasarenko said in a statement. The woman had called authorities after…