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October 24, 2012
Ap Television photo

FILE - This Jan. 31, 2008 video frame grab release by AP Television shows Sam Lutfi leaving UCLA medical center after visiting Britney Spears in Los Angeles. Lutfi, Britney Spears’ self-styled manager, took the stand in his defamation lawsuit against her parents on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, in Los Angeles, claiming he acted to protect her from paparazzi and others during a critical period in her life.