Set off Warning: This text comprises references to sexual and bodily abuse.
Johnny Depp took the witness stand once more within the notorious libel swimsuit towards his ex-wife Amber Heard. The six-week trial has been filled with twists and turns as Amber Heard and Johnny Depp battle to show who was in the correct.
Whereas on the stand, Johnny describes his expertise listening to Amber Heard’s testimony through the trial. “It’s insane to listen to heinous accusations of violence — sexual violence — that she’s attributed to me. Horrible, ridiculous, humiliating, ludicrous, painful, savage, unimaginably brutal, merciless, and all false.”
“No human being is ideal,” Depp continued. “However I’ve by no means in my life dedicated sexual battery, bodily abuse, all these outlandish, outrageous tales of me committing these items. And residing with it for six years. And ready to have the ability to carry the reality out. So this isn’t straightforward for any of us. I do know that. However it doesn’t matter what occurs, I did get right here, and I did inform the reality. And I’ve spoken up for what I’ve been carrying on my again reluctantly for six years.”
Earlier within the trial, Amber Heard took the witness stand to testify that Depp had perpetrated drug and alcohol-fuelled acts of bodily abuse on a number of events. Amber additionally alleged that their rocky relationship included a multiday assault in Australia throughout which she was additionally sexually assaulted by Johnny Depp with a bottle. She talked about, “Sooner or later, he had a damaged bottle towards my face/neck space, by my jawline, and he advised me he’d carve up my face.”
The closing arguments on the case are purported to happen on Could 27.