The entire internet has landed on their screens in anticipation of the Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard trial day. The jury officially announced its verdict and Johnny Depp wins defamation lawsuit against his ex-wife. Members of jury have long debated the case and unanimously sided with Depp in the $50 million case.
Depp was suing his ex-wife, Amber Heard on charges of defamation of Op-Ed, which she wrote in the Washington Post. Whereas, she implied that Depp has infatuated her physically and sexually assaulted during their approximately one year marriage. Heard is suing Depp for $100 million and seeking to hold him accountable for the statements of his former attorney.
The six-week trial drew attention not only from the public but also from experts. Many persons took it to social media and commented on the case. While the public was already shouting support for Johnny, many have worried about the impending verdict. However, now that it’s all over and it’s safe to say that Johnny Depp wins defamation lawsuit and has undoubtedly not only cleared his name but is doing it iconic glory.
Regarding the win, Johnny has entitled to $15 million in damages, while Heard has also awarded $2 million in damages. Although the jury gave Johnny a landslide victory, one of Adam Waldman’s testimonies has deemed defamatory. It is allowing Heard to earn $2 million from her counter-suit.