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U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner told a Russian court on Wednesday she was not read her rights when detained at a Moscow airport in February, as she stands trial for drug charges that could see her face up to 10 years in prison.

The 31-year-old WNBA star, who has played in Russia during the league’s offseason, was detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport on Feb. 17 with vape cartridges containing hashish oil in her luggage.

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