Is it the end of all the drama or just the beginning? Johnny Depp has officially lost the libel case against ex-wife Amber Heard. After several years of claims and accusations the court has come to a conclusion. That the libel case that Amber Heard had put up against him was actually true. Everything she said wife accusing him of domestic violence was straight away facts. However, Depp seems to not agree with it. Check out everything you need to know about it.
Johnny Depp Losses?
It all started in 2018, when a tabloid called ‘The Sun’ accused Johnny Depp of domestic violence and called him a wife beater. He then sued the tabloid. And not just that, he even put up a lawsuit against ex wife worth $50 million dollar for defamation and false allegations. Depp accused Amber Heard for trying to tarnish his image and spoil his name. However, the British court has hit back at Depp and claimed that all the allegations against him are true.
Amber Heard And Johnny Depp
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp first met in 2011 after which they started dating. They were in a relationship for several years after which the two got married in 2015. However, things started to take a different turn soon after the two got married. And the two decided to part their ways in 2016. Initially, a lot of rumours were made about why they got separated.
It was even claimed that the two couldn’t give enough time to each other due to work and hence failed to keep up things for one another. However, soon after Amber Heard sued Depp for domestic violence in late 2017, things got pretty clear. According to Amber, Depp used to physically abuse and assault her. Their fights use to get so dirty at a point that Depp has even sexually assaulted her by saying things such as ‘I want to see you get raped’.
A flawed decision
However, this news was circulated all over the world when a famous group of newspapers, The Son published a similar news. The newspaper called Johnny Depp ‘Wife Bearer’ it claimed several things at the point where fans got confused. And if you think Depp was way to busy to check of the bad side then you are wrong. Soon after he noticed the news he used the entire newspaper and the owner of the newspaper.
Johnny Depp then took a bigger step by suing Amber Heard back for defamation and libel case. He put up a lawsuit worth $50 million against her. Many people were on Johnny’s side on this. Since he have heard Amber making fake stories and accusing people. However, this time it’s Johnny Depp who lost. He was called to the court on 2nd of November where he kept him point. However, the witnesses and Amber herself claimed that all the news against Depp are totally true.
Justice Andrew Nicol said that the defendants had proved that what they published was “substantially true”. The judge claimed that he should be proven guilty since he is the wrong one here. However, Depp is not here for it. He and his team has take the matter forward and claimed that the decision is flawed. And it seems like many people are standing for him. What do you think about it?