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# Libel Trial

Last year
US judge rejects Amber Heard’s appeal for mistrial over ‘improper juror service’
The judge dismissed claims that an individual juror had not been properly vetted.
‘Wagatha Christie’ libel battle is ‘extraordinary’, court told during closing arguments
Barrister David Sherborne, representing Coleen Rooney, makes his closing remarks on the final day of the trial.
Wagatha Christie trial: Rebekah Vardy can use summaries for four Sun journalists, judge rules
The full libel trial in the case is due to begin next month.
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard engaged in ‘mutual abuse’, therapist tells court
Laurel Anderson, a clinical psychotherapist who saw the pair on multiple occasions, gave evidence at a libel trial.
All time
Amber Heard lied about giving her $7 million in divorce money to charity, Johnny Depp's lawyers say
The actor is trying to overturn a damning High Court ruling that he assaulted his ex-wife and put her in fear for her life.
Johnny Depp applies to overturn ruling that he assaulted ex-wife Amber Heard
The actor lost a case against The Sun’s publisher last month.
Johnny Depp denied appeal against 'wife beater' libel ruling
A judge refused the actor permission to appeal against his ruling, but Depp can still apply directly to the Court of Appeal.
Johnny Depp’s libel trial against The Sun enters final days
The court case relates to a 2018 newspaper article which labelled Depp a “wife beater”.
Johnny Depp joked about punching Amber Heard in the face, court told
Johnny Depp has strongly denied allegations of domestic violence against Amber Heard.
Amber Heard’s sister claims she ‘felt sick’ when told of Johnny Depp engagement
Heard has accused Depp of abuse throughout their relationship.