The Russian court sentenced the American female basketball star Britney Spears
A Russian court has sentenced American female basketball star Brittany Griner for possession of prohibited drugs. Defense attorneys have announced they will appeal the ruling against two-time Olympic gold medalist American basketball player Brittany Greiner, who was charged by the Women’s National Basketball Association with bringing banned drugs into Russian territory while competing in Russia. Before the verdict, Brittany Griner cried and begged the judge not to ruin her life by sentencing her to a harsh prison sentence. A fine of 990 dollars has also been imposed.