Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard live trial: Jury begins deliberation in defamation case

Depp lawyer accuses Hurd of fake tears during ‘performance of her life’

The jury began to consider six weeks of testimony after ex-husband Johnny Depp’s defamation trial against Amber Heard on Friday (May 27) concluded Was sent home for the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

Jurors will resume their deliberations in the high-profile civil case on Tuesday (May 31).

Heard Depp sued for $50m for suggesting he abused her in 2018 Washington post column. Although she did not name him, he claimed her allegations affected his ability to work. She is seeking a $100 million countersuit.

In Depp’s closing arguments, his lawyers asked jurors to “give him his life” for what he claimed was “ruined” by Heard’s domestic abuse charges. They claimed Heard would rather fight than let the actor go, call her claims an act of extreme cruelty to the real survivors, and say she gave her life in the stands.

Heard’s lawyers said the ruling in Depp’s favor would make jurors “accomplices” in his abuse and “global humiliation campaign”, and ended by accusing the actor of “laughing” and “sarcastic comments,” adding that he Participated in “blaming the victim is the most disgusting”.

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Depp fans delighted with his smile during Kate Moss testimony

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Depp claims he called Warner Bros about Heard’s Aquaman role ‘to contain their concerns’

testified on Wednesday, Depp dispute hearclaiming he didn’t help her land Neptune Role.

When asked by his legal team if he remembered Hurd’s testimony that he “didn’t help her Neptune“, Depp replied: “That’s not entirely true. “

The Independent Annabel Nugent reports:

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Heard’s team accuses Depp of trying to get her fired from Aquaman

The actor returned to the witness stand Wednesday (May 25) to give more testimony in his multimillion-dollar defamation trial against ex-wife Heard. He was recalled for rebuttals from his own team.

In his testimony, Depp was questioned about whether he was trying to get Heard fired from the Warner Bros. superhero movie.

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What happens next and what is the likely verdict?

divorced hollywood actors Johnny Depp and amber heard have come close to their vitriol defamation The Virginia trial made headlines around the world in six weeks, with fans watching the proceedings on TikTok and Instagram closely and viewing the case as a movement of viewers to micro-analyze the evidence and give their favorite party a shot cheer.

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Argument with Johnny Depp lawyer heard when asked about Kate Moss

On Thursday, Ms Heard returned to the stand as the last witness in her rebuttal and spoke of the toll the trial had taken on her as she was “harassed, humiliated and threatened” by Mr Depp’s fans on a daily basis.

She then faced intense cross-examination by Mr. Depp’s lawyer, Camille Vasquez, who began by claiming the trial was tough because her “lies have been exposed so many times, right?”

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Hear plea for Johnny Depp to ‘leave me alone’ claims daily death threats at trial

amber heard She has returned to the stand as part of her legal team’s rebuttal in a multimillion-dollar lawsuit filed by her ex-husband against the actor Johnny Depp.

Asked on Thursday (May 26) how the Depp-Waldman statement as the center of the counterclaim had affected her, Ms Heard said: “I’ve been harassed, humiliated, threatened every day.”

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Former TMZ employee hits back at Heard attorney

predecessor TMZ employee card Johnny Depp in his defamation trial amber heard She responded harshly when her lawyer suggested he was looking for his “15 Minutes of Fame”.

Morgan Tremaine attended as a witness Pirates of the Caribbean Actors in Fairfax, Virginia on Wednesday.

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Recap: Depp’s testimony on Heard

Depp’s testimony to Heard spanned three and a half days in April and revolved around his claim that the abuser was her, not him.

He describes how they quickly fell in love after meeting on the set of The Rum Diary, until everything went downhill.

Here are the main revelations from his testimony:

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Recap: Hear testimony about Depp

In several days of testimony earlier this month, Hurd recounted her tumultuous relationship with Mr Depp.

She first provides background on how they met and fell in love, before sharing several allegations of physical and sexual abuse.

Here are the main revelations from her testimony:

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In a sea of ​​loyal fans camped at Depp v. Heard trial

Yvonne Deboer booked a full year off to support Johnny Depp.

The travel agent and self-proclaimed “number one fan” left her life in Los Angeles for Fairfax, Virginia, for the actor’s entire defamation trial.

For the past six weeks, she has watched the case unfold inside the courtroom every day and camped outside the courtroom every night to snap up one of the limited spaces in the public gallery the next morning.

Ms. Doboer is one of hundreds of fans who have devoted more than a month to the trial. the following, The Independent Rachel Sharp spoke to many of them outside the courthouse about why they came:

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