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Johnny Depp Vs Amber Heard Highlights : Amber Heard Defamed Johnny Depp, Jury Says

The verdict in the high-profile defamation case between actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard has been delivered

Johnny Depp Vs Amber Heard Highlights : Amber Heard Defamed Johnny Depp, Jury Says

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard filed a defamation suit against each other.

Washington:

The verdict in the high-profile defamation case between actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard has been delivered, with the jury finding Ms Heard defamed Mr Depp. The seven-person Virginia jury has been deliberating for about 13 hours over three days in Fairfax County Circuit Court near the US capital.

The 58-year-old Depp filed suit against Heard over an op-ed she wrote for The Washington Post in December 2018 in which she described herself as a "public figure representing domestic abuse."

The 36-year-old Heard countersued for $100 million, saying she was defamed by statements made by Depp's lawyer, Adam Waldman, who told the Daily Mail her abuse claims were a "hoax."

Here are the Highlights on the Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard trial verdict:

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Jun 02, 2022 02:18 (IST)
"Jury Gave Me My Life Back": Johnny Depp After Defamation Verdict
Johnny Depp on Wednesday welcomed the verdict from a six-week defamation case over bitterly contested allegations of domestic abuse between him and his ex-wide Amber Heard. (AFP)
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Jury Finds Johnny Depp, Amber Heard Both Liable For Defamation
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Amber Heard Disappointed "Beyond Words" After Defamation Verdict
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Johnny Depp Wins Defamation Case, Ex-Wife Amber Heard To Pay $15 Million
A US jury found Wednesday that actress Amber Heard had made defamatory claims of abuse against her ex-husband Johnny Depp, and awarded him $15 million in damages. (AFP)
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Jury finds Depp defamed Heard, awards $2 million in damages
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Amber Heard defamed ex-husband Johnny Depp: jury
Amber Heard defamed ex-husband Johnny Depp: Jury (AFP)
Jun 02, 2022 00:37 (IST)
A Look back: Amber Heard Claimed She Received Death Threats During Defamation Trial
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"I am harassed, humiliated, threatened every single day," the 36-year-old Heard said on the final day of witness testimony in the blockbuster trial taking place in Fairfax, Virginia, near the US capital.
Jun 02, 2022 00:31 (IST)
Johnny Depp-Amber Heard Case
Closing arguments in the case were held on Friday at the end of a six-week trial riding on claims and counterclaims of domestic abuse between the Hollywood celebrities.

The 58-year-old Johnny Depp filed suit against Amber Heard over an op-ed she wrote for The Washington Post in December 2018 in which she described herself as a "public figure representing domestic abuse."

The Texas-born Heard, who had a starring role in "Aquaman," did not name Depp in the piece, but he sued her for implying he was a domestic abuser and is seeking $50 million in damages.

The 36-year-old Heard countersued for $100 million, saying she was defamed by statements made by Depp's lawyer, Adam Waldman, who told the Daily Mail her abuse claims were a "hoax."
Jun 02, 2022 00:30 (IST)
What Elon Musk Wished For Johnny Depp-Amber Heard
A day after the jury began deliberations in the defamation case between actor Johnny Depp and his ex-wife Amber Heard, billionaire Elon Musk on Saturday called the Hollywood stars "incredible", hoping they would move on.

Mr Musk, who reportedly dated the actress while she was still married to Mr Depp, tweeted, "I hope they both move on. At their best, they are each incredible."
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