The lawyer for WNBA star Brittney Griner says her pre-trial detention in Russia is extended by one month, according to the Associated Press.
MOSCOW, Russia — star Brittney Griner’s lawyer says her pre-trial detention in Russia is extended by one month after she appeared in a Moscow court Friday.
The lawyer, Alexander Boikov, told The Associated Press he believed the relatively short extension of the detention indicated the case would come to trial soon.
Griner, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, was detained at the Moscow airport after vape cartridges containing oil derived from cannabis were allegedly found in her luggage, which could carry a
→ Continue reading at King5