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WNBA star Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian jail for drug-smuggling

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WNBA star Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian jail for drug-smuggling

WNBA star Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in Russian jail for drug-smuggling

American women's basketball star Brittney Griner was convicted of deliberately smuggling drugs into Russia and sentenced to nine years of jail time Thursday in a case that has raised concerns she is being used as a political pawn in Russia's war against Ukraine.


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