Mother Jones: And the Winner of the Johnny Depp v. Amber Heard Trial Is…Men
May 25. 2022
The emerging trend of public opinion in legal cases like what the nation saw with the Amber Heard and Johnny Depp trial is of notable concern. Equal Rights Advocates’ Senior Attorney, Maha Ibrahim, discusses the threat of a defamation suit when a survivor reports sexual violence.
We represent the ordinary folks, and now they’re the ones getting threatened all the time. The minute you say you’re a survivor, there’s this concern about defamation.— Maha Ibrahim