Judge grants parents conservatorship over Bynes
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A judge has granted Amanda Bynes’ mother a temporary conservatorship over the former child actress.
Ventura County Judge Glen Reiser ruled Friday that Richard and Lynn Bynes should be allowed to limited control of their 27-year-old daughter’s personal affairs, including medical treatment.
Reiser said a mental health court has control over Bynes’ medical treatment, but if she is released from a psychiatric facility then her mother will have authority to decide treatment.
The former star of Nickelodeon shows “All That” and her own variety series has been in a psychiatric hospital since last month. Lynn Bynes will also have control over her daughter’s finances.