New particulars have come out about Amber Heard and Johnny Depp’s intense first week in courtroom…
As you almost certainly know, the trial between Amber and Johnny over the defamation lawsuit the latter filed in opposition to his ex-wife over an article she wrote for The Washington Publish about surviving home violence began earlier this week. It has introduced some very stunning testimonies from witnesses on either side to date. Nevertheless it turns on the market was a little bit of drama elsewhere within the courtroom, all because of the Aquaman star’s shut buddy.
In line with Web page Six, Eve Barlow – a former deputy editor of NME and New York Journal contributor – obtained into some hassle with the choose on Thursday. Why is that? Sources claimed she was caught texting and tweeting from the entrance row, which is generally meant for authorized counsel. Barlow, who has been inseparable from Amber over the previous yr, has been overstepping boundaries by appearing as if she have been part of the 35-year-old’s authorized staff. A supply informed the outlet:
“Amber had her closest journalist buddy sit entrance and middle – along with her authorized staff – on the trial, live-tweeting, texting and posting info. Eve Barlow appears to suppose she’s a part of Amber’s authorized staff.”
In truth, the author allegedly tried to intervene within the trial itself over Johnny’s witness Gina Deuters, who’s the spouse of his longtime worker and collaborator Stephen Deuters. Insiders shared that Barlow requested Amber’s attorneys to inform Choose Penney S. Azcarate that Deuters was allegedly “compromised” and introduced up a social media publish from the lady, claiming it was a current publish from the trial. Nonetheless, Web page Six said that it was really shared in 2021 throughout his earlier trial in opposition to The Solar in London. Deuters admitted to seeing the clips of the trial on-line earlier than giving her testimony. She was in the end dismissed as a witness, and her testimony was faraway from the document.
Following the incident, Johnny’s authorized staff requested for Barlow to be faraway from the courtroom for the rest of the trial for breaking the foundations. The insider stated:
“Depp’s attorneys lastly had sufficient and had her barred from the courtroom.”
Choose Azcarate authorised of the request, objecting to her texting and tweeting amid the authorized proceedings: The choose said, per courtroom transcripts:
“She was tweeting stay from my courtroom … and I do know the deputies took her out as a result of she was texting. That’s in opposition to the courtroom order. Ms. Barlow is just not coming again into the courtroom throughout this trial.”
Nicely, that’s one much less individual Amber will see in courtroom now! Reactions, Perezcious readers? Tell us within the feedback (beneath).
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