Amanda Bynes is still in need of serious medical care
In a Ventura, Calif courtroom Friday it was revealed the actress is now under a 30-day psychiatric hold initiated by her doctor, after she had been hospitalized for 17 days
Judge Glen M. Reiser agreed with her doctor's finding of her lack of capacity to give consent for medical care," and approved, temporarily, the actress's mother Lynn Bynes's request to take legal control over her daughter's well-being and finances.
While the actress is hospitalized, however, her doctor will maintain authority over her treatm
The actress's court-appointed attorney, Mary Shea, told the judge her client does "oppose and object [to the conservatorship]. She doesn't feel there's a need
The conservatorship grants Lynn Bynes, who attended the hearing with her husband Rick, the power to make decisions over where her daughter will live, including basic needs like food and clothing. She also has the power to manage the actress's savings of $3 million
Amanda, who was expected to show in court, did not attend the hearing I do still want to have a dialogue with her the judge stated
Lynn Bynes will remain temporary conservator until Sept. 30