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Johnny Depp defamation suit heading to trial

Former couple Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are set for a court showdown after a judge sent their defamation case to trial. The Pirates of the Caribbean star sued his ex-wife after she referred to herself as “a public figure representing domestic abuse” in a Washington Post article last year. He claimed he had been…

’Apprentice’ contestant’s Trump defamation suit can proceed

NEW YORK — A New York appeals court ruled Thursday that President Donald Trump isn’t immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former “Apprentice” contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping. A panel of judges on the Supreme Court Appellate Division said in their ruling, in a case brought by Summer Zervos,…

Judge dismisses Stormy Daniel’s hush money suit against Trump

LOS ANGELES — A federal judge on Thursday tossed out porn actress Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against President Donald Trump that sought to tear up a hush-money settlement about their alleged affair. U.S. District Court Judge S. James Otero in Los Angeles said the suit was irrelevant after Trump and his former personal lawyer agreed not…