Life inside the Russian penal colony where Brittney Griner is serving nine years | USA TODAY

Brittney Griner, a U.S. basketball star, is serving her sentence at the IK-2 penal colony in Mordovia, about 350 miles southeast of Moscow. RELATED: Brittney Griner’s appeal rejected by Moscow Regional Court judge https://bit.ly/3GZec8z In August, the two-time Olympian and…

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Brittney Griner shouldn’t have had to endure trial, White House says | USA TODAY

The White House is repeating calls for Russia to release Brittney Griner after she was sentenced to nine years by a Russian judge on drug charges. RELATED: Brittney Griner sentenced to nine years in Russia for drug charges https://bit.ly/3oV4D0f The…

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