The biggest case since Manson was tried was played out today in an L.A. County criminal court.
Britney Spears, about to go on trial for the heinous crime of driving without a valid California license, was offered a deal to make the case go away -- a $150 fine, and 12 months probation.
Britney's lawyer, Michael Flanagan, told TMZ ... no way Jose. He's not going to cop a plea to a criminal offense.
Britney to Prosecutor: I Ain't No Krimin'l, Y'all
10/8/2008 1:48 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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