Brittney Griner found guilty on drug charges in Russia Brittney Griner has been found guilty of an attempt to smuggle illegal narcotics into Russia with criminal intent.
American basketball star sentenced to nine years in Russian prison
A judge said 31-year-old Brittney Griner illegally brought vape cartridges with cannabis oil into the country when she flew to Moscow earlier this year.
Brittney Griner predicted sentencing hearing would be her ‘doomsday’
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Reactions after U.S. basketball star Griner sentenced in Russia
Following are reactions after U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner was sentenced in a Russian court on Thursday to nine years in prison for illegally bringing hashish-infused vape cartridges into the country. She had admitted having the cartridges but cal
Your Friday Briefing: Russia Sentences Brittney Griner to 9 Years
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White House urges Russia to accept 'serious proposal' on freeing Brittney Griner
US basketball star Brittney Griner was sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison on drug charges with President Joe Biden calling the verdict "unacceptable."
Brittney Griner is facing a 9-year sentence in a Russian jail following conviction. Here's what could come next for the WNBA star
After a Russian court sentenced WNBA star Brittney Griner to nine years in prison for a drug smuggling conviction on Thursday, the player's supporters, teammates and numerous US officials swiftly condemned the decision, many concerned that her detention i
Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 Years in a Russian Penal Colony
The United States has been negotiating for the release of the WNBA star, who was detained and convicted on drug smuggling charges. The Biden administration has said she was wrongfully detained.