Johnny Depp’s textual content messages to Marilyn Manson have been revealed in unsealed courtroom paperwork from his authorized battle with Amber Heard.
The ‘Aquaman’ actress was ordered to pay her ex-husband $10.35 million in compensatory and punitive damages after a Virginia jury dominated she defamed him when he wrote a 2018 article about being a sufferer of home abuse. , whereas she was awarded $2 million in compensatory damages, and now newly launched pre-trial courtroom paperwork have uncovered extra particulars of Depp’s libel trial that weren’t aired in courtroom.
The paperwork obtained by the New York Publish comprise messages despatched between Depp and the surprising rocker Manson, with a 2016 textual content despatched by the musician allegedly studying, “I bought an amber 2.zero,” whereas one other added, “Lindsay simply kicked me out an amber… please”. Take away”.
In accordance with the papers, Depp responded by writing: “‘Do not take something…I have been studying a LOT of fabric on it and sociopathic habits…it is f*cking actual bro! My ex f*** is a rattling TEXTBOOK!!!”
It is unclear who Manson is referring to within the messages, however different studies have recommended it may very well be a reference to his present spouse, Lindsay Usich.
One other message from Manson is alleged to learn: “I bought a severe police amber sort situation with L’s household. I am f*cking confused. I do not know if you happen to’re again however I want asylum someplace as a result of I feel the police may be heading in direction of my”.
The messages weren’t put into proof through the six-week trial earlier this yr. Depp’s legal professionals are mentioned to have particularly sought to exclude correspondence between their shopper and Manson, who has been accused of abuse by a number of girls, as a result of they have been involved they might “defame Mr. Depp below a idea of culpability.”
It additionally emerged that the ‘Black Mass’ star’s staff argued towards Heard’s authorized staff’s provide to current components of her medical information as proof. In accordance with ‘Leisure Tonight’, her legal professionals said: “[Ms. Heard] needs a circus, and clearly intends to close down this lawsuit over a collection of unnecessarily lewd rabbit holes, together with and particularly relating to Mr. Depp’s medical historical past.” The paperwork mentioned the ‘Danish Lady’ actress filed an inventory of medication as proof that included “Nexium, Cialis and Valtrex” and Johnny’s attorneys mentioned that Amber claimed her ex-husband suffered from “erectile dysfunction” and he or she “recommended that may very well be a motivation for the abuse” however they felt that he was simply attempting to embarrass him in courtroom.