Brittney Griner

Brittney Griner’s situation has gotten that much more serious. Her lawyers said today that she’s in the process of being moved to a penal colony and Russia.

Brittney Griner's Been Sent To A Russian Penal Colony With An Unknown Location

Brittney Griner has lost her appeal and will spend nine years in a Russian penal colony unless the U.S. can intervene.

Imprisoned WNBA star and two-time Olympian Brittney Griner celebrated her 32nd birthday in a Russian prison this week.

Griner was sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison colony.

The US government will continue to fight for her freedom.

"He took a brief look and then said the exact words were, ‘Basically, you are guilty.'"