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A twist in the Johnny Depp/Amber Heard trial: the actor is also appealing the trial

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If some hoped that the legal saga between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard is over, new twists have taken place in the case. Almost two months after the Pirates of the Caribbean star’s victory, his former wife has announced that she is appealing the verdict. The actor does not intend to stop there and also announced to appeal. The media battle is therefore raging again.

Remember, the 36-year-old actress was ordered to pay $15 million in damages following defamatory remarks. The actor, he was sentenced to pay 2 million dollars to Amber Heard for the same facts. As soon as the trial was broadcast live, the American announced that she was going to appeal the judgment for formal defect. She considers that the jurors were influenced by the celebrity of the ex-star of Disney and by social networks. “We realize this call will inflame Twitter but it is a necessary step to ensure justice is served.“, explained his spokespersons. Great surprise, the actor decided to respond by also appealing not wishing to pay the 2 million dollars. Beyond the cancellation of the payment, the actor would like to prevent his ex- wife to uncover further evidence.”If Ms. Heard is determined to take this trial further by appealing the verdict, Mr. Depp is also filing an appeal request to have all full reports and disputes reviewed by the Court of Appeals,” Johnny Depp’s lawyers told the Law & Crime Network. It’s go again.