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White House Investigating Marijuana Case Involving U.S. Citizen in Russia

A senior White House official confirmed the Biden administration is looking to secure the release of another US citizen currently held in Russia for an alleged cannabis-related offense. The statement follows extensive media coverage of WNBA athlete Brittney Griner’s arrest in Russia for cannabis oil possession, for which she has pleaded guilty, but concerns the lesser known case of American teacher Mark Fogel. Fogel was detained by Russian authorities in ...

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