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Unread post by ForeverYoung » Sat Mar 30, 2019 11:52 pm

justintime wrote:Another favorable court decision for Johnny on Friday, March 29th:



Thank you to IFOD for the link.
This is a good win. Looks like Johnny can go after commissions or at least go for the count that Bloom and his firm took money from him through TMG without a signed agreement. :toastingpirates:
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Unread post by hollyberry » Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:34 am

ForeverYoung wrote:I think it is important to remember that when the family moved from France to LA, Vanessa was constantly back and forth to France because her family and work was all there. Johnny was always traveling too and busy with work. At one point one of them said they had approx 30 projects going on between the two of them. When the kids were young they all traveled together but as they got older the family wasn't together like they used to be. I never really believed it would last forever but I think they did the best they could, as long as they could, for the sake of the kids. Still, I never doubted that Amber went after him with a mission.
I always had the impression they drifted apart, and Heard took advantage of that. But I'm convinced they parted friends. I also remember Johnny quietly giving a large cash gift to Vanessa on his own volition because they had had a great relationship and two lovely kids.
Which shows Johnny's generosity, and respect for women.

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Unread post by jruoss » Thu Apr 11, 2019 4:41 pm

I don't know if this belongs in this thread, but I came across this video today which seems to be another sign of the tide turning in Johnny's favor concerning the AH accusations situation... looks like quite a few similarly themed videos have been popping up as well.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kR11wNJsglQ
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Unread post by justintime » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:10 pm

This is an horrific escalation of AH’s claims:



She’s been quiet too long and, of course, Johnny’s film is coming out. I hope Mr. Waldman is ready.
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Unread post by Chocolat » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:46 pm

justintime wrote:This is an horrific escalation of AH’s claims:



She’s been quiet too long and, of course, Johnny’s film is coming out. I hope Mr. Waldman is ready.

It's obvious that Amber Heard is scared and resorted to more lies to gain the sympathy vote. It's always been her pattern to play this all out to the media and in the court of public opinion. In a real court of law, they want facts and evidence, which she has none. If Amber Heard crumbled under the questioning from Laura Wasserman, I can only imagine what she will turn to in order to avoid Mr. Waldman.
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Unread post by SnoopyDances » Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:13 pm

Chocolat wrote:
justintime wrote:This is an horrific escalation of AH’s claims:



She’s been quiet too long and, of course, Johnny’s film is coming out. I hope Mr. Waldman is ready.

It's obvious that Amber Heard is scared and resorted to more lies to gain the sympathy vote. It's always been her pattern to play this all out to the media and in the court of public opinion. In a real court of law, they want facts and evidence, which she has none. If Amber Heard crumbled under the questioning from Laura Wasserman, I can only imagine what she will turn to in order to avoid Mr. Waldman.
And, of course, one of Johnny's star witness just passed away. Let's hope no one loses Jerry's deposition.

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Unread post by Chocolat » Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:06 pm

SnoopyDances wrote:
Chocolat wrote:
justintime wrote:This is an horrific escalation of AH’s claims:



She’s been quiet too long and, of course, Johnny’s film is coming out. I hope Mr. Waldman is ready.

It's obvious that Amber Heard is scared and resorted to more lies to gain the sympathy vote. It's always been her pattern to play this all out to the media and in the court of public opinion. In a real court of law, they want facts and evidence, which she has none. If Amber Heard crumbled under the questioning from Laura Wasserman, I can only imagine what she will turn to in order to avoid Mr. Waldman.
And, of course, one of Johnny's star witness just passed away. Let's hope no one loses Jerry's deposition.
I would think Mr. Waldman has all the evidence, including Jerry's deposition, under lock and key. And who knows what else that has been kept private. What I take issue with is how the media fall all over Heard's response and very few of the major outlets reported Johnny's side. I understand The Blast had exclusivity with the photo of Johnny with the bruise caused by Amber and a few other outlets picked up the story but not any of the major Hollywood entertainment sites. Really unfair.
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Unread post by SnoopyDances » Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:11 pm

Chocolat wrote:
SnoopyDances wrote:
Chocolat wrote:

It's obvious that Amber Heard is scared and resorted to more lies to gain the sympathy vote. It's always been her pattern to play this all out to the media and in the court of public opinion. In a real court of law, they want facts and evidence, which she has none. If Amber Heard crumbled under the questioning from Laura Wasserman, I can only imagine what she will turn to in order to avoid Mr. Waldman.
And, of course, one of Johnny's star witness just passed away. Let's hope no one loses Jerry's deposition.
I would think Mr. Waldman has all the evidence, including Jerry's deposition, under lock and key. And who knows what else that has been kept private. What I take issue with is how the media fall all over Heard's response and very few of the major outlets reported Johnny's side. I understand The Blast had exclusivity with the photo of Johnny with the bruise caused by Amber and a few other outlets picked up the story but not any of the major Hollywood entertainment sites. Really unfair.
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That may be part of Johnny's plan...perhaps his lawyer doesn't want it to appear that this is a trial by social media. I think they are keeping quite a bit under wraps until they can't get her in a courtroom. Let her make all of her claims, then slash each one down while she's on the witness stand, which won't really happen, of course. I have no doubt this will be settled out of court in some fashion.

But she is definitely feeling the backlash she only claimed to feel before.

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Unread post by Chocolat » Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:24 pm

SnoopyDances wrote:
Chocolat wrote:
SnoopyDances wrote:
And, of course, one of Johnny's star witness just passed away. Let's hope no one loses Jerry's deposition.
I would think Mr. Waldman has all the evidence, including Jerry's deposition, under lock and key. And who knows what else that has been kept private. What I take issue with is how the media fall all over Heard's response and very few of the major outlets reported Johnny's side. I understand The Blast had exclusivity with the photo of Johnny with the bruise caused by Amber and a few other outlets picked up the story but not any of the major Hollywood entertainment sites. Really unfair.
:highfive:

That may be part of Johnny's plan...perhaps his lawyer doesn't want it to appear that this is a trial by social media. I think they are keeping quite a bit under wraps until they can't get her in a courtroom. Let her make all of her claims, then slash each one down while she's on the witness stand, which won't really happen, of course. I have no doubt this will be settled out of court in some fashion.

But she is definitely feeling the backlash she only claimed to feel before.

:agreesign: What I would like to see is Heard in court before Johnny's team but like you said, this could very well be settled out of court. If that is the case, what will the settlement be? Hopefully, at the least, Amber Heard is ordered to admit she fabricated everything.
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Unread post by SnoopyDances » Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:31 pm

I think the whole point of the suit is to legally get around the NDA and tell his side, revealing the hoax.

I’m sure he’ll “settle” for a public admission of guilt or, at the very least, Heard admitting that Johnny wasn’t abusive.

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Unread post by justintime » Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:16 am

This might be the first major news network (ABC News owned by Disney, I believe, and The Associated Press) to go the way of the tabloids - all AH’s story and no mention of the evidence Johnny’s submitted. Where have all these new photos come from? Are they accompanied by verified metadata?



Does anyone know the order of the still-pending suits? Has a date even been set for the SUN lawsuit or for this one for that matter? Is there a preferred order? I would think a settlement in Johnny’s favor vs AH in this defamation suit would be invaluable in winning the SUN case.

And is there ANY wording that could shut her up for good AND prevent the constant, tabloid/social media rehash of all her claims (lies) in future articles (movie reviews, etc.) Can Johnny ever recover from this viper’s viscious lies?
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Unread post by justintime » Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:07 am

Apparently, the Viper is her own worst enemy. Her lies are getting even her confused as Mr. Waldman, in rebuttal, is referencing her own sworn statements to prove her new claims are rubish. Very difficult, sad to read . . .

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Unread post by hollyberry » Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:55 am

The depths this creature can sink to ...... unbelievable.
I am so mad at the tabloids for once again indulging her lies.
Where's the evidence, Amber? :censored:

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Unread post by meeps » Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:34 am

She can sink pretty low - just "listen" to this ...


Aquaman actress Amber Heard details Johnny Depp’s ‘violent conduct’

Amber Heard has accused Johnny Depp of "delusional and violent conduct" brought on by "drugs and alcohol".

The 32-year-old has previously made domestic abuse allegations against her ex-husband - whom she was married to for just over a year before filing for divorce in May 2016 - but is currently being faced with a $50 million defamation lawsuit from Johnny, who claims her accusations were an "elaborate hoax".

And now, in a new court filing in response to Johnny's lawsuit, the Aquaman actress has described the alleged abuse she suffered, in incidents which often took place when 55-year-old Johnny was too "drunk" to remember what had happened.

"About a year into our relationship, I began to witness Johnny abusing drugs and alcohol ... On some occasions, when Johnny simultaneously used both illegal narcotics and prescription medications I have had to get him medical attention,” she said. “Whenever he was using, I worried for both of us. He would become a totally different person, often delusional and violent. We called that version of Johnny, 'the Monster'.

"Johnny often would not remember his delusional and violent conduct after he came out of his drunk or medicated states. ... Because I loved Johnny, I had believed his multiple promises that he could and would get better. I was wrong."

Amber Heard’s attorney has reportedly accused her ex-husband Johnny Depp of attempting to "silence" her by suing her for making domestic abuse allegations against him.

Amber Heard’s attorney has reportedly accused her ex-husband Johnny Depp of attempting to "silence" her by suing her for making domestic abuse allegations against him.
Heard highlighted one alleged instance in which she claims Johnny became violent on a plane after he had been drinking, because of a romantic scene she'd shot in a movie with James Franco.

"On the flight, Johnny ordered the flight attendants to give him an oxygen tank, and drank heavily. Johnny's handlers told me that he was upset that I was filming a movie with a romantic scene with James Franco the day before. Soon, Johnny began to throw objects at me. Instead of reacting to his behaviour, I simply moved seats. That didn't stop him. He provocatively pushed a chair at me as I walked by, yelled at me, and taunted me by yelling out the name 'James Franco’.

"At some point, I stood up, and Johnny kicked me in the back, causing me to fall over. Johnny threw his boot at me while I was on the ground. Johnny continued to scream obscenities until he went into the plane bathroom and passed out locked in the bathroom for the remainder of the flight."


The actress also details several other alleged incidents in her response, including occasions where she claims Johnny "strangled" her, "punched" her, and "threw cans and unopened glass bottles" at her.

Heard then slammed those who have called her a "liar" for her allegations, saying she now wants to "advocate an end to domestic violence".

She said in her court filing, which was obtained by The Post: "Many people called me a liar (without ever hearing my story). I was dropped from a global fashion brand's upcoming campaign. I lost a part for a movie in which I had already been cast. People I have never met or spoken to threatened me with violence. I received so many death threats I had to change my phone number on a near-weekly basis.

"People accused me of having abused Johnny. That simply is not true. I never attacked Johnny other than in self-defence (and in defence of my little sister). I have never physically abused anyone. I know what that does to people.

"Instead, I have attempted to promote good in the world and to advocate an end to domestic violence. I have sought to use my public persona to speak out on an issue that was extremely meaningful to me and millions of other women and men every year.

“I have spoken out about violence in public, but I have always avoided specifically referencing Johnny, or recounting his violence against me, not only because I wanted to move past that phase of my life but also because I was constrained by the terms of a strict confidentiality agreement that Johnny had insisted upon as part of our divorce settlement."
I have it from this this place:

And yes, I know. It is much of the same as have been already posted. But if you look at the bit I made bold ...
- Johnny pushed a chair at her - there are 'loose' chairs standing around onboard an airplane ???
- And he passed out locked in the bathroom for the remainder of the flight - and nobody, but nobody, not even the ever so loving wifey, checked if he was alive or dead ???

She can't even tell a logical lie :facepalm: :mad2: :censored:

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Unread post by gipsyblues » Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:24 am

She is just scum !!! A very bad , unscrupulous and unprincipled person
!!! :facepalm: :-/