WNBA star Brittany Griner could face up to 10 years in prison

In February, WNBA star Brittany Griner was arrested at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport for having cannabis oil cartridges in her luggage.

After nearly five months of Russian occupation, the W.N.B.A. Star Brittany Griner pleaded guilty to drug charges on July 7

Confesses guilt but reveals she hastily packed. And she had no intention of breaking Russian law.

During the conference, her lawyers argued that she had no intention of smuggling drugs into Russia and that her doctor had recommended using cannabis to treat pain from injuries.

The US trying to get Brittney Griner back to the country but The United States and Russia have long had a tense relationship.

On May 3, the US State Department said that Ms. Griner had been "improperly confined" and that administration officials managing prisoner issues would try to deliver her.

The United States is attempting to get the Olympian to get back, however Russia isn't making it exceptionally simple for her.