Jason Trawick to Share Legal Control Over Britney Spears

Britney Spears and Jason Trawick

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updated 04/06/2012 AT 8:00 PM ET

originally published 04/06/2012 AT 8:15 PM ET

Britney Spears’s father is taking an extra step in bonding with his future son-in-law.

Jamie Spears is asking a Los Angeles Superior Court judge to add Jason Trawick as a co-conservator over his pop star daughter, according to papers filed on Friday.

Trawick will only have shared legal control over Spears’s general well being – not her finances, a source tells PEOPLE. In general, a conservator can make decisions over a person’s food, clothing and medical care. But Spears has plenty of personal freedom and the conservatorship is just a formality, another source previously told PEOPLE.


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