Johnny Depp has thanked the jury after the award was awarded in his favor following a six-week defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard
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Johnny Depp has thanked the jury for ‘give it back to his life’ after they awarded an award in his favor following a six-week defamation trial against his ex-wife Amber Heard.
In his statement, released through his spokesman, Mr Depp said: “Six years ago, my life, the lives of my children, the lives of those closest to me, and the lives of those who for so many years have supported and believed in me have been forever changed.
“All in the blink of an eye.
“False, very serious and criminal charges have been made against me through the media, which has spawned loads of hateful content, even though no charges have been brought against me.
“It’s circumnavigated the world twice in a nanosecond, and it’s been a shock to my life and career.
“And six years later, the jury gave me my life back. I’m really humbled.”
Mr Depp went on to say that his decision to pursue the case “was made only after careful thought” and that his goal was “to reveal the truth, whatever the outcome”.
“Speaking of the truth is something I owe to my children and all those who have steadfastly supported me. I feel at peace knowing I’ve finally accomplished it,” the actor said.
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He said he was “overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support and kindness from around the world”. themselves in my situation, and that their supporters never give up. “
“The best is yet to come and a new chapter has finally begun,” said Mr. Depp, before concluding: “Veritas numquam perit. Truth is never lost. “
After the ruling was made in court, Amber Heard released a statement in which she described her “disappointment” at the decision.
She shared on social networks: “The disappointment I feel today cannot be expressed in words. I am heartbroken that the mountain of evidence is still not enough to resist the strength, influence and sway of my husband. old.
“I’m even more disappointed with what this ruling means for other women. It’s a step back. It sets the clock back to a time when a woman speaking up and speaking up could be. public humiliation and humiliation It reinvigorated the idea that violence against women should be taken seriously.
“I believe Johnny’s lawyers succeeded in getting the jury to overlook the pivotal issue of Freedom of Expression and to ignore compelling evidence that we won in the UK.
“I’m sad that I lost this case. But I’m sadder that I seem to have lost the right I thought I had as an American – to speak freely and openly.”
https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/breaking-johnny-depp-says-jury-27127025 Johnny Depp says 'jury gave me my life back' after winning defamation trial