On Wednesday, after two months of testimony, the Fairfax County Circuit Court jury team in Virginia accepted Johnny Depp’s claims that his ex-wife Amber Heard had indeed defamed him over the years. After a six-week libel trial in which the ex-lovers made a series of shocking revelations, the jury sided with Johnny Depp and awarded $15 million in damages from Heard.
The high-profile case has been in the headlines for more than two months now. During the trial, the ex-couple made a slew of shocking revelations from the time they were together: the sexual assault, the missing fingertip, the discovery of poo on the bed and more. others.
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During the trial, a number of witnesses appeared in the case, some on behalf of Amber, others on behalf of Depp. But outside of court, millions of fans and celebrities were continually taking note of every little detail of the high-profile case.
Now that the verdict is in, many A-listers have reacted as the odd case did. While some cheered Johnny, others were disappointed by Amber’s loss.
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Comedian and host Amy Schumer voices her support for Heard: Sharing a quote, she wrote, “She’ll need her sisterhood.”
“Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that armies of the status quo will treat her like a dirty joke,” the quote reads.
‘Pretty Little Liars’ actor Ashley Benson celebrated Depp’s win. Sharing a photo of the actor, she wrote on her Instagram, “Ouissss.”
Reacting to Johnny’s Instagram post, Naomie Campbell wrote, “YES WAGON SAY IT!!”
‘The Boys’ actor Laurie Holden wrote on Twitter: “Today justice was served. The jury verdict sent the message to the world that violence has no gender and the facts really matter. . #TruthWins.”
Today, justice has been served. The jury’s verdict sent a message to the world that violence has no gender and that the facts really matter. #TruthWins
— Laurie Holden (@Laurie_Holden) June 1, 2022
‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ star Greg Ellis wrote: “Today justice was served. The jury verdict sent a message to the world that violence has no gender and the facts really matter Plant your flag for Johnny Depp.
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