On Thursday, A Russian court sentenced WNBA star Brittney Griner to nine years in a penal colony after finding her guilty of bringing illegal drugs into Russia. We should all be angry. Injustice is injustice no matter what country it happens in and nine years of a small amount of cannabis oil is unjust. According […]

The United States is set to enter talks with Russia in order to bring WNBA star Brittney Griner home in exchange for a Russian operative.

Brittney Griner, a standout WNBA star, faces up to 10 years in prison for two cannabis cartridges found in her luggage.

Brittney Griner has been held in pretrial detention in Russia for four months and had her time extended for additional six months this week.

The lawyer representing WNBA star Brittney Griner says that the player will receive an extra month of detention in Russia after a recent court appearance.


WNBA star Brittney Griner will be locked up in a Moscow jail for at least another two months, according to the Russian state news agency TASS.

In a new interview, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee says the White House informed Congressional Black Caucus members that the administration is working on the matter.

Officials say they discovered vaporizer cartridges containing THC oil in Griner's luggage.