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    The hearing is related to a 2018 article by The Sun which claimed that Depp physically abused his wife, and caused her to fear for her life. The actor has denied all the accusations in the article and argued that it was he who suffered from Heard's allegedly abusive temper.

    Sputnik is live from outside the High Court in London where US actor Johnny Depp and his ex-wife Amber Heard are expected to arrive for the ultimate day of closing arguments in a libel case.

    The judge is expected to issue a ruling in the three-week trial at a later day. The trial was initially scheduled for late March but had to be postponed in view of the coronavirus pandemic.

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