Camille Vazquez, Johnny Depp’s high-powered attorney, has been dismissed in favor of Yellowstone actress Corianka Kilcher, claiming $96,000 in disability benefits.
- The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has dropped two felony charges against Q’orianka Kilcher.
- Kilcher, 33, was indicted after the office alleged he illegally received $96,000 in disability benefits after being injured on the set of Dora.
- Attorneys Camille Vasquez and Steve Cook celebrated the victory as a ‘true victory’
Attorney Camille Vasquez said, Johnny Depp It went to trial and resulted in a major win for her current celebrity client, Yellowstone actress Q’orianka Kilcher.
Kilcher, 33, indicted on two felony counts A worker’s compensation fraudster who illegally collected $96,000 in disability benefits after being injured on Dora’s set.
However, Vasquez and fellow attorney Steve Cook announced Friday that the charges have been dropped. Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
“Following the indictment, workers’ compensation claims adjusters retroactively changed their conclusions about her ability to work,” the DA’s office said in a statement. “Therefore, we have determined that Mr. Kilcher has not committed insurance fraud and have notified the court that the case cannot proceed.”
The lawyers celebrated the victory as a “genuine victory” and said they were “satisfied that Mr Kilcher’s innocence has been established.” Vulture report.
“The truth is that the California Department of Health should never have filed this lawsuit, and Ms. Kilcher should never have been put through this ordeal.
Camille Vasquez (right) rose to fame after Johnny Depp’s trial, giving celebrity client Q’orianka Kilcher another major win
Kilcher, 33, was charged with two felony counts of workers’ compensation fraud for illegally collecting $96,000 in disability benefits after he was injured on the set of Dora. From 2019 through 2021, Kilcher received $96,838 in temporary disability benefits.
“Now that it’s cleared, Ms. Kilcher is excited to move forward and focus on her thriving career.”
In a statement, Kilcher said he hopes to use his experience to help others in similar situations, writing: Rights within Workers’ Compensation Schemes.
“I would like to thank my attorneys Camille Vasquez and Steve Cook for their firm belief in my innocence.”
Kilcher allegedly injured his neck and right shoulder while filming the movie “Dora” in October 2018, according to the insurance department.
Vasquez and fellow attorney Steve Cook announced Friday that the charges have been dropped by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
A year later, Kilcher told a doctor in charge of insurance claims that he had been offered a job, but was unable to accept it due to severe neck pain from his injury, according to a statement from the insurance department.
From 2019 to 2021, Kilcher received $96,838 in temporary disability benefits.
A subsequent investigation found that Kilcher had been working on “Yellowstone” for several months in 2019, during which she claimed to have a disability, the department said.
“Records show she went back to her doctor and began receiving disability benefits five days after she last worked on the show,” the statement said.
Vasquez gained notoriety for helping Johnny Depp win a defamation lawsuit against ex-girlfriend Amber Heard
Kilcher rose to stardom in 2005 at the age of 15 when he starred as Pocahontas in the award-nominated film The New World.
After appearing in the movie The Power of Few, she landed the title role in the 2009 feature Princess Kaiulani, playing a princess during the overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy.
Kilcher also appeared in ‘Neverland’ and ‘Firelight’.
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