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Amber Heard gave ‘efficiency of her life’ in court docket, says Johnny Depp’s staff

Amber Heard took to the stand earlier this week within the libel case introduced towards her by ex-husband Johnny Depp, along with her testifying in court docket that he was violent and sexually abusive

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Actress Amber Heard was accused of giving “the efficiency of her life” as she testified in court docket that ex-husband Johnny Depp was violent and sexually abusive.

The Pirates of the Caribbean star’s authorized staff blasted his former spouse after she supplied harrowing testimony in regards to the couple’s life collectively.

Depp, 58, is suing Heard for defamation over an article she wrote in US newspaper The Washington Put up about home violence she suffered, although she didn’t identify her ex-husband in it.

He’s demanding over £38million, saying her claims have all however ended his profession and ruined his fame.

The actress, 36, has filed a countersuit towards Depp, searching for nearly £78million in damages and saying his authorized staff falsely accused her of fabricating claims.







Amber Heard testified in court docket this week as a part of the libel case introduced towards her by ex Johnny Depp
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She accuses Depp of orchestrating a “smear marketing campaign” towards her and describes his lawsuit as a continuation of “abuse and harassment”.

Throughout her proof, Heard informed the court docket in Fairfax, Virginia, that Depp repeatedly hit and verbally abused her, and at one level sexually abused her.

Following her testimony on Thursday, a spokesman for the actor stated: “As [his] counsel predicted of their opening statements final month Ms Heard did certainly ship ‘the efficiency of her life’ in her direct examination.

“Whereas Ms Heard’s tales have continued to develop new and handy particulars, Mr Depp’s recollections have remained precisely the identical all through the six painful years since her first allegations have been made.







Depp’s staff nonetheless stated she has given ‘the efficiency of her life’ in her direct examination
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“His reality – the reality – is identical regardless of the setting through which it has been introduced.

“The upcoming cross-examination from Mr Depp’s staff can be most telling and can spotlight the numerous fallacies Ms Heard has now tried to move off as truth all through her convoluted testimony.”

In response, a spokesman for the Aquaman actress stated: “As evidenced by the assertion launched, Mr Depp’s defamation declare is falling aside so quickly that his counsel are turning from prosecutor to persecutor.







She made a variety of allegations in court docket, together with that he had sexually abused her
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“They boast that Mr Depp’s story has not modified. If that’s the case, since he misplaced the Home Violence Restraining Order and he resoundingly misplaced the libel case within the UK, maybe he ought to contemplate a brand new technique moderately than the recycled strategy of attacking the sufferer and refusing to take accountability for his personal conduct.

“Mr Depp’s behaviour on this trial has been as pitiful because it was of their marriage.

“Apparently, they really feel they need to double-down on their demonstrably dropping two-part technique: distract the jury and demonise the sufferer.”







Heard’s staff advised she is being ‘demonised’
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Depp misplaced a libel case through which he sued Information Group Newspapers, writer of The Solar, for publishing a 2018 story with the headline “Gone Potty: How can JK Rowling be ‘genuinely blissful’ casting wife-beater Johnny Depp within the new Improbable Beasts movie?”

On Thursday the jury heard how Depp accused his spouse of getting an affair with Oscar-winning British actor Eddie Redmayne whereas they have been filming The Danish Lady in 2015.

The US trial with seven jurors is because of resume on Monday.

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