Brittney Grinersports Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian prison on drug charges by News Line August 5, 2022 written by News Line August 5, 2022 16 views 16 Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian prison on drug charges Russian court has sentenced American female basketball star Brittney Griner to 9 years in prison for possession of prohibited drugs. Reacting to the sentencing of basketball player Brittney Griner by a Russian court, President Joe Biden has called the verdict unacceptable, while the defense lawyer has announced that he will file an appeal against the verdict. According to foreign media reports, two-time Olympic gold medalist American female basketball player Brittney Griner was arrested by the Women’s National Basketball Association for bringing prohibited drugs into the Russian border while participating in competitions in Russia. Before the verdict, Brittney Griner cried and pleaded with the judge not to ruin her life by giving her a harsh prison sentence. The court sentenced him to 9 years in prison and fined him 1 million rubles (about $16,990). Brittney Griner’s attorneys have announced they will appeal the verdict, calling it unreasonable, saying the evidence she presented to the court was ignored. What is the reason behind Brittney Griner’s prison sentence? According to reports, Brittney Griner was arrested on February 17 after hashish oil was found in her possession. She had admitted that she had no intention of bringing any contraband into Russia, nor did she have any intention of hurting anyone’s feelings. 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail News Line Blogger and Content writer previous post Japan protests after Chinese missiles land in its exclusive economic zone next post Monkeypox is spreading rapidly in America, 7 thousand cases Related Posts Morocco Earthquake, Ronaldo opens his luxury hotel for earthquake victims September 10, 2023 5 Exercises You Can Do With Your Hand Gripper August 8, 2023 Larry Nassar stabbed multiple times at federal prison, report July 11, 2023 American Wrestler Billy Graham died at the age of 79 May 18, 2023 Ronaldo is the most international matches playing footballer now March 24, 2023 Get PSL 8 tickets online on 50% discount for students February 17, 2023 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.