Relationship Timeline Of Johnny Depp And Amber Heard
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard began dating around 2012 after Johnny got divorced from Paradis. The two got married in 2015 but Amber filed for divorce in 2016. It was surprising to see that their relationship had turned sour in a year. Amber also got a temporary restraining order against Johnny. In the documents for divorce, she claimed that Johnny was always abusive to her, verbally and physically. Their relationship got a lot of attention from the media. Finally, the two came to an agreement where they gave a joint statement. The statement said, “The relationship was intensely passionate and at times volatile, but always bound by love. Neither party has made false accusations for financial gain. There was never any intent of physical or emotional harm.”
Johnny Depp’s Case Against The Sun
Johnny Depp decided to take legal action against tabloid The Sun which published an article relating to Depp where they called him a woman beater. Depp has always denied the claims made by Amber that he had abused him physically. The Sun said that they made the claims using the statement made by Amber during their divorce and have made it the basis for calling him a woman beater. Now Johnny has taken the tabloid to court for spreading wrong news.
Court Proceedings On Johnny Depp’s Case Against The Sun
The court in Britain has decided to start its operation after it got closed due to coronavirus. As a result, the proceedings for Johnny’s case also began on 7 July. Amber was also present in court for getting more clarity on their relationship. After The Sun based their entire article on Amber’s claims, Johnny made shocking claims against Amber. He denied that he had physically abused her and instead said that he was the one who was at the receiving end facing physical abuse from Amber.
Johnny Depp’s Case Against Amber Heard
In 2019, Johnny sued Amber for allegedly defaming him through a Washington Post article. The article also had a similar context where Amber calls herself a victim of domestic abuse. Johnny filed a case asking compensation of $50 million for defaming his name.