The jurors ended its second day of deliberations Tuesday with out taking a conclusion in Johnny Depp and ex-wife Amber Heard‘s harassment lawsuit over their violent and depressing marriage.
The civil jury of seven heard remaining arguments on Friday and deliberate for about two hours earlier than departing for the prolonged Memorial Day weekend. On Tuesday, the jury deliberated for one more 7 hours. They’re on account of proceed discussions in Fairfax County Circuit Courtroom on Wednesday.
VERDICT REACHED: The decision within the #JohnnyDepp and #Amberheard trial is anticipated to be learn on the courtroom in Fairfax, Virginia at 3 p.m EST. The jury has been deliberating for about 14 hours. By way of CNN. pic.twitter.com/PbizbXWh6T
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Depp is claiming Heard for $50 million, claiming she slandered him in a 2018 op-ed by which she described herself as a political official symbolizing home abuse. After his lawyer dismissed her prices as a fraud, Heard filed a $100 million lawsuit towards the Pirates of the Caribbean” actor. Every blames the opposite for sabotaging their very own careers.
Through the six-week trial, testimony included a litany of grotesque information from their transient marriage. Heard testified that Depp abused her bodily or sexually on greater than a dozen events. Depp stated all through his testimony that he by no means struck Heard, that she made up the abuse prices, though she’s the one who bodily assaulted him many occasions.
On Tuesday evening, Depp carried out his third efficiency in the UK with Jeff Beck, with whom he started acting at gigs over the weekend. In the meantime, the jury in his defamatory trial involving his ex-wife Amber Heard continued deliberations, nonetheless, after nearly seven hours, they went again residence and can return to work on Wednesday at 9 a.m.
Even supposing Depp was not current, these of his supporters who had been a steadfast presence all through the protracted trial arrived early within the morning to face in line to enter the courthouse, understanding there was the little chance they noticed the actor in individual.
Depp’s frequent appearances in courtroom have created a circus outdoors of it. Whereas the situation calmed down considerably on Tuesday, the depth was not absolutely gone. A couple of admirers and bystanders sat within the hall outdoors courtroom 5J.
Even when Johnny Depp shouldn’t be within the nation, a few of his followers proceed to go to the Fairfax County Courthouse.