Amber Heard finishes testimony in civil trial over lawsuit filed by way of ex-husband Johnny Depp

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Attorneys for Johnny Depp on Tuesday puzzled the truthfulness of Amber Heard’s accusation that Depp sexually assaulted her with a liquor bottle.

Heard was once cross-examined after her testimony in Depp’s libel go well with towards her.

Depp is suing Heard in Virginia’s Fairfax County Circuit Court docket over a December 2018 op-ed she wrote in The Washington Submit describing herself as “a public determine representing home abuse.” His legal professionals say he was once defamed by way of the item even supposing it by no means discussed his title. The trial is now in its 5th week.

Depp’s legal professional, Camille Vasquez, puzzled Heard about numerous incidents wherein she says she was once assaulted by way of Depp.

Wondering was once specifically intense over a March 2015 combat the couple had in Australia, in a while when they had been married, whilst Depp was once taking pictures a 5th movie within the “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise.

It was once all through that combat that Heard says she was once sexually assaulted. Depp, however, says he was once the sufferer, and that he misplaced the top of his center finger when Heard threw a vodka bottle at him.

Vasquez puzzled why Heard by no means sought clinical consideration, even supposing she stated her ft had been minimize by way of damaged glass and she or he was once bleeding after the assault.

“You are the person who assaulted anyone with a bottle in Australia, is not that proper, Ms. Heard?” Vasquez requested.

Actress Amber Heard appears on within the court docket on the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia, on Might 17, 2022. 

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“I did not attack Johnny in Australia. I did not attack Johnny ever,” Heard spoke back.

Vasquez then puzzled why Heard wrote a chain of affection notes to Depp within the months after she stated she was once assaulted.

Heard has stated she believed Depp had hit all-time low after the Australia combat and was once dedicated to sobriety. She has stated many of the attacks happened whilst Depp was once below the affect of gear or alcohol.

“When issues had been just right, they had been truly just right,” she stated.

There was once additionally testimony about Heard’s $100 million counterclaim towards Depp. She says she was once defamed by way of Depp’s legal professional, Adam Waldman, when he referred to as Heard’s accusations a hoax.

Heard has stated the accusations harm her profession, however Vasquez pointed to a chain of unfavorable articles about Heard that preceded Waldman’s feedback.

The jury additionally heard an audio recording of a verbal combat between the 2 wherein each and every belittled the opposite’s performing profession. Heard laughed sarcastically at Depp’s career-making function within the ’80s tv display “21 Bounce Boulevard.”

“Good day, no less than I did not do, like, a teeny display the place I am a heartthrob. God that may be, like, embarrassing,” Heard stated.

Depp spoke back with dismissive observation about Heard’s greatest movie function to this point, shouting “Aquaman!” in a mocking solution to denigrate the superhero movie.

And Heard took offense when Vasquez steered that Heard simplest were given the function in “Aquaman” with Depp’s lend a hand.

“Excuse me?” Heard stated. “No, Ms. Vasquez, I were given myself that function by way of auditioning.”

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