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Why Has Brittney Griner Been Freed?
After languishing in prison for about ten Months, Basketball star Brittney Griner is headed home.
The American government has announced that it reached an agreement with the Russian government on a prisoner swap to set the American Basketball star free.
Griner was exchanged for Viktor Bout AKA ‘The Merchant of Death’.
President Biden revealed that Griner is “She is safe. She is on a plane. She is on her way home” adding that he spoke to her.
Why Was Brittney Griner Arrested in Russia?
Brittney Griner was detained in Russia in February for bringing hashish oil in her luggage to Russia.
She was sentenced to nine years in prison and an appeal to her sentence was denied.
Last Month, Brittney was moved to a prison where she was working for 16 hours and was being subjected to racism.
Who Is Brittney Griner?
Britney Griner is a Professional Basketball player. She is an American and plays for the phonix mercury in the women’s basketball association.
Brittney Griner Age: How Old Is Brittney Griner?
Brittney Griner was born on October 18, 1990. She was born in Houston Texas in the United States of America.
Brittney Griner Parents: Who Are Raymond and Sandra Griner?
Brittney Griner was born to Raymond and Sandra Griner. Her father is a Harris County deputy sheriff and two-tour Vietnam War veteran but much is not known of her mother.
Brittney Griner Spouse: Is Brittney Griner Married?
Brittney has been married twice in her lifetime. She is a lesbian. She was married to Glory Johnson from 2015 to 2016. They broke up. In 2019, Brittney fell in love with Cherrelle Griner and has since been married to her.
Brittney Griner Height: How Tall Is Britney Griner?
Brittney Griner has a great physical appearance. She stands 2.06m tall.