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Depp, 58, is suing Heard, 36, for libel in Fairfax County Circuit Courtroom over a December 2018 op-ed she wrote in The Washington Put up describing herself as “a public determine representing home abuse.” His attorneys say he was defamed by the article despite the fact that it by no means talked about his identify.
Depp is looking for US$50 million in damages, whereas Heard is countersuing her former companion for US$100 million.
Moss, a 48-year-old former supermodel — who was romantically concerned with Depp from 1994 to 1998 — advised the courtroom about an incident by which she fell down a flight of stairs and was saved by Depp.
In earlier testimony, Heard referred to Moss whereas she described a struggle by which she admittedly punched Depp when she thought that he would push her sister down the steps.
“Whitney’s again was to the staircase, and Johnny swings at her,” Heard mentioned on the time. “I don’t hesitate, I don’t wait… I simply, in my head, immediately consider Kate Moss and stairs. And I swung at him.”
On Wednesday in very transient testimony, Moss mentioned that she and Depp have been in Jamaica throughout their relationship, and it had been raining. She then slipped down the moist stairs of their suite, she mentioned, and Depp raced to assist her up, carried her to her room and acquired her medical consideration. She denied outright that Depp pushed her down the steps and mentioned he by no means did that at any level throughout their time collectively.
The testimony contradicted Heard.
Kate Moss says Johnny Depp ‘by no means’ pushed her down any stairs
Following Moss, Dr. Shannon Curry returned to the stand to rebut the testimony of medical psychologist Dr. Daybreak Hughes, who mentioned earlier within the trial that Curry offered inaccurate details about the psychological state of Heard.
Curry shot again at Hughes, saying it was actually her who drew the inaccurate conclusions and check outcomes about Heard. She claimed, via her check outcomes, that Heard didn’t have and “by no means had PTSD.”
Heard’s lawyer reasserted that Dr. Curry spent upwards of 29 hours with Heard and interviewed Heard’s mom, and had a fulsome, complete understanding of the actor’s psychological well being.
Earlier within the proceedings, which started on April 12 and can wrap up on Might 27, Depp denied most of the allegations, insisting that he’s a “Southern gentleman” and that he had not been hooked on alcohol or illicit medication.
Depp might also be known as again to the witness stand on Wednesday.
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