UK court blocks appeal in Johnny Depp libel case

London (AFP) – A UK court on Thursday refused Hollywood superstar Johnny Depp the right to appeal a ruling that upheld claims in a newspaper article that he beat his ex-wife Amber Heard. Two judges at the Court of Appeal dismissed his application to challenge a lower court ruling in his high-profile libel claim against The Sun tabloid for a 2018 article that branded him a “wife-beater”. It said the hearing in the High Court had been “full and fair” and the judge “gave thorough reasons for his conclusions which have not been shown even arguably to be vitiated by any error of approach or mistake…

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