“Once that hearing is held and the order is finalized … she could be moved to a labor camp,” Cherelle Griner said earlier this month. “My brain can’t even fathom it.”

“In recent weeks, the Biden-Harris Administration has continued to engage with Russia through every available channel and make every effort to bring home Brittney as well as to support and advocate for other Americans detained in Russia, including fellow wrongful detainee Paul Whelan,” he said.

:  This article was written by MATTHEW WATKINS of The Texas Tribune.  The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them – about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  This article originally appeared at: https://www.texastribune.org/2022/10/25/brittney-griner-russia-sentence/