Johnny Depp responds to Amber Heard’s notice of appeal with his own

Johnny Depp  filed a notice of appeal against Amber Heard,

less than a day after filing an appeal against the decision on their defamation lawsuit.

In June, after a six-week trial, a jury awarded Depp $10.4 million in punitive damages

after he sued Heard for $50 million over an article she wrote

for The Washington Post in 2018, where she described herself as "a public figure representing domestic violence

Although the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star was not named in the article

his legal team argued in a  2019 lawsuit that it was "clearly implied that Mr Depp was a domestic abuser

.On Thursday, Heard filed an appeal against the decision, and on Friday, Depp responded

According to court documents obtained by NBC News, Depp filed an appeal against his ex-wife in Fairfax County