Heard, 34, returned to London’s Excessive Court docket at present for her fourth day giving proof in Depp ‘s libel case against News Group Newspapers. and completed up within the witness field this morning.
Depp, 57, is suing NGN over a narrative revealed in The Solar in 2018 which branded him a “spouse beater” – a declare which he strenuously denies.
Henriquez was known as to provide proof after her sister, and in her witness stament, which was introduced to the court docket at present, she opened up in regards to the former couple’s fiery row at a rented residence in Australia in 2015.
Henriquez mentioned she was not in Australia on the time, however mentioned Heard confirmed her photos of the home lined in blood.
In her assertion, she mentioned: “I used to be not in Australia, however Amber advised me about this when she received again to LA – at the least in headline phrases.
I noticed her when she received again to LA. She sobbed telling me in regards to the combat and what occurred. She was not hiding the abuse from me at this level.
“I additionally noticed her accidents, so there was no hiding it. Her lip was swollen and busted up a bit, and she or he additionally had these horrible cuts on her arms – like gashes – and I requested her ‘Is he coming at you with knives now?’
“Then she advised me that the cuts on her arms had been from the damaged glass that was all over from him throwing bottles and smashing glasses…
“She advised me he had been on a bender of ingesting and doing medication, this time ecstasy and that he had hit her – and repeatedly. She defined that it was essentially the most violence she had ever suffered from him. In some unspecified time in the future, he had reduce his finger one way or the other and was writing on the wall in his personal blood and Amber confirmed me the images she took of it.
“I keep in mind pondering it was actually tousled, ‘That is like one thing out of The Shining or one thing’. I keep in mind her being actually shaken by what had occurred.”
Jack Nicholson’s 1980 horror traditional The Shining featured a well-known scene referred to as the River Of Blood, through which a wave of blood pours out of a raise and alongside a hall of the haunted Overlook Lodge.
Depp claimed Heard severed his finger throughout a row on the Australia home by throwing a bottle at him.
Heard alleges Depp brought about the harm himself by smashing a telephone towards a wall.
Throughout his time within the witness field, Depp admitted he’d used his bloody stump to scrawl messages throughout the partitions of the home.
Heard has completed giving proof, and earlier at present she advised the court docket Depp left their house with blood dripping down the walls, uncooked meat smeared all over the place and set hearth to a settee in a “24-hour binge” in Australia in 2015.
She additionally admitted she lied to her mum in regards to the star hitting her throughout their relationship.
The actress claimed she advised her mum Depp wasn’t violent in the direction of her as a result of she did not need her dad to search out out the reality about her relationship.
Depp has denied he was ever violent in the direction of his ex-wife and has accused her of abusing him throughout their marriage.
Legal professionals for NGN are defending their case based mostly on Heard’s 14 allegations of abuse, which embrace claims of bust-ups between 2013 and 2016.
The actor has argued his ex-wife was abusive in the direction of him through the marriage, which collapsed in 2016.
The trial is about to conclude this week, though no ruling is predicted instantly.