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After an grueling months-long trial, Depp was free to leave the courtroom, with Heard owed him $10.35 million (about $15.5 million) in damages and US$5 million ($7 million) fine.
“The jury has given me my life back. I am truly humbled,” Depp said in a statement after the trial ended.
Heard was awarded $2 million in damages (about $3 million), after a jury found that Depp had lied about her during the trial.
On that day, Heard made a heartbreaking statement.
“The disappointment I feel today cannot be expressed in words,” she said.
“It breaks my heart that the mountains of evidence are still not enough against my ex-husband’s disproportionate power, influence and influence.”