The verdict has been pronounced in the Johnny Depp and Amber Heard case. Amber has been held guilty of defamation and has been ordered to pay $15 million in damages. Johnny Depp was ordered to pay $2 million in Amber’s countersuit.
Both Amber and Johnny Depp accused each other of abuse in the defamation trial. Johnny sued ex-wife Amber for $50 million on the ground that she defamed him by falsely accusing him of domestic abuse. Amber filed a countersuit claiming $100 million saying he smeared her by calling her a liar.
After a long trial, the verdict was pronounced,and crowds cheered for Johnny Depp outside the courthouse. Johnny himself was not present when the verdict was pronounced as he was on work in the UK. He reacted to the verdict saying that the jury gave him his life back.