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Supporters of Brittney Griner's excessive punishment distressingly wrong

Supporters of Brittney Griner's excessive punishment distressingly wrong

8 days ago   |   New York Post

As always and forever, it depends. It depends on lots of things, from how you were raised, to your sense of right and wrong, to whether you have an obstructed view.
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EXPLAINER: What Brittney Griner may endure at Russian penal colony

EXPLAINER: What Brittney Griner may endure at Russian penal colony

8 days ago   |   WGAL

Here is a look at what life looks like at Russian penal colonies.
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Russia Raises Hopes for Griner's Release, but U.S. Says It's Just Talk

9 days ago   |   NY Times

The State Department says Russia refuses to negotiate seriously to free the basketball star Brittney Griner, who was sent to a penal colony with a nine-year sentence on a...
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Russia Failing to 'Seriously Negotiate' Brittney Griner's Release, State Dept. Says

9 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

A spokesperson for the U.S. State Department said
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State Dept. on Griner: Russia Won't ‘Seriously Negotiate'

State Dept. on Griner: Russia Won't ‘Seriously Negotiate'

9 days ago   |   SI   |   2 articles

The U.S. sent a strong message to Russia after the WNBA star was transferred to a penal colony earlier this week. After WNBA star Brittney Griner was transferred to a Russian...
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Russia eyeing prisoner swap that could free Brittney Griner for ‘Merchant of Death'

Russia eyeing prisoner swap that could free Brittney Griner for ‘Merchant of Death'

9 days ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

A high-level Russian diplomat said Friday his government was very interested in carrying out a prisoner exchange with the US to secure the release of convicted arms trafficker...
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EXPLAINER: What Griner may endure in Russian penal system

9 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

LONDON - WNBA star Brittney Griner has begun serving her nine-year sentence for drug possession at a remote Russian penal colony that human rights advocates say is known for...
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Brittney Griner: Russia Shares ‘Positive' Outlook On Swap With ‘Merchant Of Death' Viktor Bout

9 days ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

A Russian official said Friday he expects a “positive result” from U.S. and Russia's ongoing prisoner exchange negotiations involving convicted Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout...
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Russia signals it is open to a prisoner swap

9 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The Biden administration has been under pressure from Brittney Griner's wife and supporters to work more aggressively to secure her release.
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Griner Enters a Penal Colony, Russia Signals Openness to Prisoner Swap

9 days ago   |   NY Times

Russia reiterated its openness to a prisoner exchange with the United States involving the notorious convicted arms dealer Viktor Bout.
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