Thursday June 02, 2022

VIDEO: Jury sides with Depp on lawsuit, Heard on counterclaim

VIDEO: Jury sides with Depp on lawsuit, Heard on counterclaim

Johnny Depp waves to fan as heand Amer Heard.

A jury on Wednesday awarded Johnny Depp $10.35 million in his libel lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard, vindicating his stance that Heard fabricated claims that she was abused by Depp before and during their brief marriage.

The jury also found in favour of Heard, who said she was defamed by Depp’s lawyer when he called her abuse allegations a hoax. The jury awarded her $2 million in damages.

The verdicts bring an end to a televised trial that Depp had hoped would help restore his reputation, though it turned into a spectacle of a vicious marriage. body.