Johnny Depp rests case in defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard
Actor Johnny Depp testifies during his defamation trial against his ex-wife Amber Heard, at the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia, on Thursday, April 21, 2022. - JIM LO SCALZO/AFP/Getty Images North America/TNS

Johnny Depp’s legal team rested its case in the actor’s defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard on Tuesday. After 13 days of testimony, much of it by Depp and others detailing his contentious relationship with Heard, Depp’s attorneys hammered home the idea that Heard had damaged Depp’s career and reputation. Depp sued Heard over a 2018 Washington Post article in which she described herself as a “public figure representing domestic abuse.” The trial is being held in Fairfax County, Virginia, because the Washington Post’s online servers are in that county. Depp, 58, is suing for $50 million...