Brittney Griner’s Appeal for 9-Year Prison Sentence Denied

October 25, 2022

A Russian court has denied the appeal of WNBA star Brittney Griner, who is being held in the country on charges related to possession of marijuana products. She is currently in a penal colony outside Moscow.

Griner, who was arrested in February and convicted in August, faces an official nine-year prison sentence. FOS