Depp is suing Heard for $50 million over a 2018 op-ed where she described herself as “a public figure representing domestic abuse.”
RELATED: Jury in Depp, Heard libel trial hear closing arguments
Friday marked closing arguments in the case: Depp's attorneys Camille Vasquez and Benjamin Chew stood up for the "Pirates of the Caribbean" actor, painting a picture of Heard as the abuser is the couple's tumultuous marriage and claiming that Heard's December 2018 Washington Post op-ed defamed the actor and ruined his reputation.
In sharp contrast, Heard's lawyer J. Benjamin Rottenborn called Depp "a monster" who not only abused his ex-wife, but with this lawsuit, Depp also continued an ongoing smear campaign he launched after Heard filed for divorce.
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