Brittney Griner testifies at trial in Russia

US basketball star Britney Griner told a Russian court Wednesday that she was not read her rights when she was detained at a Moscow airport in February as she faces trial on drug charges that face up to 10 years in prison.

The 31-year-old WNBA star, who played in the off-season league in Russia, was detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport on February 2. 17 with vape cartridges containing hash oil in her luggage.

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