Brittney Griner Sentenced To Nine Years In Russian Jail For Drug-Smuggling – Tampa Bay Now

RUSSIA. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) –Brittney Griner, WNBA star, was convicted of deliberately smuggling drugs into Russia and sentenced to nine years of jail time Thursday in a case that has raised concerns she is being used as a political pawn in Russia’s war against Ukraine. Judge Anna Sotnikova of the Khimki city … Read more

Drug smugglers dig holes in the wall of Tennessee jail

Fence construction is underway around the Cocke County Jail after officials realized drug smugglers were punching holes in the walls. In a strange twist of tradition, a county sheriff in eastern Tennessee is building an 8-foot-high fence around his prison – to keep people out. It will also be topped with coils of razor wire, … Read more