Confidante put drugs in Britney’s food, singer’s mom testifies

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Spears poses at the season two premiere of the television series "The X Factor" at Grauman's Chinese theatre in HollywoodLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The one-time confidante of Britney Spears said he crushed up drugs in the pop singer's food to help her sleep and disabled her phone lines during the height of her meltdown five years ago, Spears' mother testified on Friday. Lynne Spears told the Los Angeles jury in a civil trial that Sam Lutfi, Britney's self-styled manager at the time, described his actions to her in a January 2008 exchange at her daughter's Los Angeles home. "Those were his exact words," Lynne Spears said on her first day on the witness stand. … USA, LLC