Amber Heard rests case in civil suit without calling Depp

2022-05-24 5:59:00 PM

Amber Heard rests case at libel trial without calling Johnny Depp to the stand

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Amber Heard rests case at libel trial without calling Johnny Depp to the stand

Actor Amber Heard rested her case Tuesday in the civil suit between her and ex-husband Johnny Depp without calling Depp to the stand.

Depp is suing Heard for libel in Fairfax County Circuit Court over a December 2018 op-ed she wrote in The Washington Post describing herself as “a public figure representing domestic abuse.” His lawyers say he was defamed by the article even though it never mentioned his name.

Also Tuesday, Judge Penney Azcarate rejected a motion from Depp's attorneys to toss out a $100 million counterclaim she filed against Depp. The counterclaim alleges Depp's then-lawyer, Adam Waldman, defamed Heard when he called her abuse allegations a hoax.

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Amber trying to get paid. I am not saying she is a gold digger, but since her career ain't going no well. Might as well missing. No more of this crap Representing domestic abuse, but which side? Didn't call him because it would have sunk her case even more Hetoo AmberTurdIsAnAbuser Because they’re running out of time

So what happened did johnny really hit her She's a lost cause. Every word out of her mouth was a straight up lie. Both should have separated happily post few fights. Should have known they are not meant to be together. Cancel AmberTurd realamberheard

Amber Heard’s lawyers rest case in civil suit without calling Johnny Depp to the standAmber Heard’s lawyers had initially suggested they would call Johnny Depp as a witness, but ultimately opted against it, resting their case Tuesday chiken nug Amber's bravery in defending against her abuser and his high priced lawyers should give all the women in similar situations, some inspiration.

The 💩 in 🛌 has finished her case Hundreds of couples have dealt with domestic violence. Who gives a sh** about these two. They picked each other. Not my problem. No choice when the director of the film completely contradicts your defamation counter-claim. Probably because he tells the truth.

Amber Heard expert says Depp 'caused own demise,' spoils 'Aquaman 2'Lawyers for Amber Heard will not call Johnny Depp back to the witness stand as the former couple\u0027s defamation trial reaches its final week. Caused his own demise by fighting the defamation and libel against him. Sounds legit. 😆 I would argue that she caused hers by being a fucking abuser and blaming him, then admitting it, which we all heard her do. The mental gymnastics required to defend her at this point in the trial are wild. This is the craziest shit. Ope - I mean AmberTurd 🤣 JusticeForJohnny She’s totally 100% unbelievable!!

Amber Heard’s lawyers rest case in civil suit without calling Johnny Depp to the standAmber Heard’s lawyers had initially suggested they would call Johnny Depp as a witness, but ultimately opted against it, resting their case Tuesday chiken nug Amber's bravery in defending against her abuser and his high priced lawyers should give all the women in similar situations, some inspiration.

Amber Heard expert says Depp 'caused own demise,' spoils 'Aquaman 2'Lawyers for Amber Heard will not call Johnny Depp back to the witness stand as the former couple\u0027s defamation trial reaches its final week. Caused his own demise by fighting the defamation and libel against him. Sounds legit. 😆 I would argue that she caused hers by being a fucking abuser and blaming him, then admitting it, which we all heard her do. The mental gymnastics required to defend her at this point in the trial are wild. This is the craziest shit. Ope - I mean AmberTurd 🤣 JusticeForJohnny She’s totally 100% unbelievable!!

Heard's lawyers had initially suggested they would call Depp as a witness, but ultimately opted against it.Create Free Account Actor Amber Heard rested her case Tuesday in the civil suit between her and ex-husband Johnny Depp without calling Depp to the stand.This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below.Create Free Account Actor Amber Heard rested her case Tuesday in the civil suit between her and ex-husband Johnny Depp without calling Depp to the stand.

Depp is suing Heard for libel in Fairfax County Circuit Court over a December 2018 op-ed she wrote in The Washington Post describing herself as “a public figure representing domestic abuse.” His lawyers say he was defamed by the article even though it never mentioned his name. Depp is suing Heard for libel in Fairfax County Circuit Court over a December 2018 op-ed she wrote in The Washington Post describing herself as “a public figure representing domestic abuse. Also Tuesday, Judge Penney Azcarate rejected a motion from Depp's attorneys to toss out a $100 million counterclaim she filed against Depp. Comparing Heard’s career to other actors who have appeared in superhero films, including Jason Momoa, Gal Gadot and Zendaya, Arnold asserted that her opportunities dried up following Depp’s charges that he was abused. The counterclaim alleges Depp's then-lawyer, Adam Waldman, defamed Heard when he called her abuse allegations a hoax. Also Tuesday, Judge Penney Azcarate rejected a motion from Depp’s attorneys to toss out a $100-million counterclaim she filed against Depp. Azcarate said the bar for tossing out a claim before it goes to the jury is exceedingly high, and said there is enough evidence to allow it to go forward. The counterclaim alleges Depp’s then-lawyer, Adam Waldman, defamed Heard when he called her abuse allegations a hoax.

She had already ruled Depp could be held responsible for statements made by his lawyer, a principle Depp's team disputes. Azcarate said the bar for tossing out a claim before it goes to the jury is exceedingly high, and said there is enough evidence to allow it to go forward. Photo by Steve Helber / Associated Press Heard lost out on millions from TV and movie projects, Arnold attested. Depp has denied he ever struck Heard, and says she was the abuser in the relationship. Heard has testified about more than a dozen separate instances of physical abuse she says she suffered at Depp's hands. Depp has denied he ever struck Heard, and says she was the abuser in the relationship. The trial is now in its sixth week. Advertisement 8 This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Both Depp and Heard have each testified extensively already about details of their toxic relationship. The trial is now in its sixth week. The trial is now in its sixth week.

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