"However, a source close to Spears has spoken out to defend the star."
Los Angeles, May 21 - Singer Britney Spears is facing criticism for allow­ing her 6-year-old son Jayden to play with a large toy gun.

A not-for-profit gun-control group is outraged after Jayden was photographed aggressively pointing the toy weapon at people during the family's stay at the Four Seasons hotel in Westlake Village, California May 4, reports contactmusic.com.

As parents, it is our responsibility to set a good example for our children, and as a celebrity parent, it is es­pecially important, declared Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.

Jayden was pho­tographed not just playing with any toy gun. It looks like an assault weapon. It is very dis­appointing to see Britney allowing her young son to play with such a violent toy, added Watts.

However, a source close to Spears has spoken out to defend the star.

Britney's been justly criticised for some lapses in judgment as a mother, like driv­ing around with­out securing her kid in a car seat. But if letting a boy play with a toy gun is bad mother­ing, there must be millions and mil­lions of bad mothers in America, said a source.


comments powered by Disqus
Read more on:
 LOS ANGELES (20722 views)
 MAY 4 (3841 views)
 BRITNEY (3251 views)
 BRITNEY SPEARS (3069 views)
 SPEARS (1731 views)
 HOA (1381 views)
 JAYDEN (211 views)
 

PERMALINK

http://www.nerve.in/news:253500550292
You can quote the permanent link above for a direct link to the story. We do not archive or expire our news stories.


STORY OPTIONS
  Email this story to a friend
  XML feed for Americas


 
COPYRIGHTS INFORMATION
All rights reserved for news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.
Contact Nerve Staff for any feedback, corrections and omissions in news stories.
 

All rights reserved for the news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.