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Lawyers: Brittney Griner “very upset” after drug trial conviction

Brittney Griner showed little emotion to the sentence in the Russian courtroom but her lawyers said later she was “very upset, very stressed.” KHIMKI,...

Russian court issues verdict in Brittney Griner’s trial

Before the unusually quick verdict was announced, the U.S. basketball star made a final appeal to the court. KHIMKI, Russia — U.S. basketball star...

Russian prosecutors seek 9 1/2-year sentence for Brittney Griner

The U.S. basketball star has been detained in Russia for six months as pressure mounts on the Biden administration to free her. KHIMKI, Russia...

Brittney Griner back in Russian court as US works to free her

After the U.S. proposed a prisoner swap for Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan, the White House said Russia made a counteroffer that officials don’t regard...

Trial for US basketball star Brittney Griner begins in Moscow-area court

Griner's conviction is all but certain, analysts say. Fewer than 1% of defendants in Russian criminal cases are acquitted. MOSCOW, Russia — American basketball...

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