Disclosure: Johnny Depp wins his defamation case and Amber Heard goes to jail?

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Amber Heard’s counterclaim against Johnny Depp was determined to be defamatory on one of the three charges. He agreed to pay $2 million in damages. On his fight against his ex-wife, Amber Heard, on his op-ed for coming out with allegations of domestic violence in 2018. Johnny Depp won all three defamation charges. The jury awarded Depp $15 million in damages. But because of a Virginia statute cap on punitive damages. Amber Heard will only have to pay $10.35 million (the judge reduced the amount).

Johnny Depp got a positive decision from the jury

The defamation lawsuit between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard was settled on June 1. After 52 days of extensive trial testimony, cross-examination and counter-arguments. The jury decided in favor of Johnny Depp and awarded him a large monetary settlement. However, many trial audiences were perplexed as to whether Amber Heard would face additional legal charges and perhaps jail time.

To be clear, this is highly improbable. Because the case was found on allegations of defamation by both parties. Making this a civil matter. However, the actress still faces charges in Australia. In 2015, she was accused of perjury for illegally bringing two dogs into the country. During his testimony before an Australian court. The player allegedly lied about bringing Depp’s two Yorkshire Terriers.

Amber Heard faces perjury charges

The actress is facing perjury charges in Australia as her libel lawsuit against Johnny Depp comes to a close. According to local reports, the Australian Department of Agriculture. Water and Environment (DAWE) has renewed its investigation against Amber Heard. Person accused of smuggling two dogs into Australia in 2015. Under Australian law, foreign pets must be imprisoned for 10 days. Amber Heard, on the other hand, did not disclose the dogs during the immigration procedure at the time. He later argued in court that Johnny Depp’s former assistant should handle the entry of dogs into the country. A second assistant, Kevin Murphy, supported these accusations.

Murphy admitted that he had lied in his statement at the time. This raises serious doubts about Amber Heard’s integrity in the 2015 trial in Australia. Amber Heard could face up to 14 years in prison if found guilty of perjury in the Supreme Court of Australia.

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