Britney Spears’Ex Jason Alexander will go to trial on a federal stalking charge after allegedly breaking into the pop star’s home just hours before she tied the knot with husband Sam AsghariPer the Associated Press.
Although court records obtained by APAlexander pled guilty to not all charges Monday, June 27, according to the Ventura County Judge David R. Worley ruled in a two-hour preliminary hearing that there is enough evidence against him to take the case to trial.
Per his booking form with the Ventura Country Sheriff’s Office, in addition to the stalking felony, Alexander has been charged with misdemeanor counts of vandalism and battery and trespassing and refusing to leave private property. His bail was set at $100,000.
The “Toxic” artist’s former flame, whom she was married to for 55 hours in 2004, took to Instagram on June 9 to chronicle his attempts to crash the singer’s wedding to 28-year-old Asghari.
“Britney Spears invited me here,” Alexander claimed in the live stream video after arriving at Spears’ Los Angeles residence. “She’s my first wife. My only wife. I’m her first husband. I’m here to crash the wedding cause nobody [is]Sam is the only one who can help you. So where the f–k’s the family?”
Alexander refused to leave the property and was eventually restrained and taken into custody. Us WeeklyLater that day, it was confirmed that he was being held for three misdemeanors. His bail was set at $22,500.
Spears was granted a three year restraining order against Lousiana native Spears in the days that followed her nuptials.
Alexander was previously taken into custody in December 2021 after he was accused of violating a different restraining orders, UsAt the time, it was confirmed. He was taken into Tennessee custody and charged with violating an order of protection and aggravated stalking. He was released from custody in January.
While the “Drive Me Crazy” performer and her ex were only married for less than a week, Alexander claimed in August 2020 that he and Spears kept in touch following their split.
“We stay in contact pretty regularly in the last few months,” Alexander exclusively told UsDuring a protest against the #FreeBritney movement. He said that he wanted to see the Grammy winner back. “If they would give us an honest chance, you know? And she really wanted that I’d give it a shot. I’ve got love for her, definitely,” he said at the time.
Alexander was her brief marriage, and she later married Spears. Kevin FederlineLater in 2004, they divorced. They divorced in 2007 and now have two sons, Jayden James (15 years old) and Preston Federline (16 years). While not present for her wedding to Asghari, Federline’s attorney told TMZ in June that he and the boys wished “her and Sam all the best going forward.”