Trigger Warning: This article incorporates references to sexual and bodily abuse.

Johnny Depp took the witness stand once more in the notorious libel swimsuit towards his ex-wife Amber Heard. The six-week trial has been filled with twists and turns as Amber Heard and Johnny Depp wrestle to show who was in the proper.

 

While on the stand, Johnny describes his expertise listening to Amber Heard’s testimony throughout the trial. “It’s insane to listen to heinous accusations of violence — sexual violence — that she’s attributed to me. Horrible, ridiculous, humiliating, ludicrous, painful, savage, unimaginably brutal, merciless, and all false.”

“No human being is ideal,” Depp continued. “But I’ve by no means in my life dedicated sexual battery, bodily abuse, all these outlandish, outrageous tales of me committing these items. And dwelling with it for six years. And ready to have the ability to deliver the fact out. So this isn’t simple for any of us. I do know that. But it doesn’t matter what occurs, I did get right here, and I did inform the fact. And I’ve spoken up for what I’ve been carrying on my back reluctantly for six years.”

Earlier in the trial, Amber Heard took the witness stand to testify that Depp had perpetrated drug and alcohol-fuelled acts of bodily abuse on a number of events. Amber additionally alleged that their rocky relationship included a multiday assault in Australia throughout which she was additionally sexually assaulted by Johnny Depp with a bottle. She talked about, “At some level, he had a damaged bottle towards my face/neck space, by my jawline, and he advised me he’d carve up my face.”

The closing arguments on the case are imagined to happen on May 27.

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