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Amber Heard Requests Verdict In Johnny Depp Defamation Trial Be Overturned

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Amber Heard in court last month

Amber Heard has requested that a US judge overturn the verdict against her multi-million dollar defamation case with Johnny Depp and order a new trial.

Last month, Heard’s ex-husband won a defamation lawsuit against the Aquaman star, over a 2018 article she wrote for the Washington Post.

Although Heard’s article did not mention Depp by name, his lawyers alleged that it falsely implied he had physically and sexually abused her during their relationship.

Shortly after the verdict was announced, her legal team made it clear that they intended to appeal the jury’s decision, which they claimed she has “excellent grounds” for.

In documents seen by the PA news agency, Heard’s........

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