One of the court witnesses testified that she was arrested for using marijuana for medical purposes and given a prescription for marijuana 

Since Brittney Griner was first detained in February on drug charges in Russia 

many of her family members and supporters have spoken out in support of her case.

She has been on trial for over a month, with U.S.-based advocates 

increasing pressure on the Biden administration to bring her home, 

as her Russian team members have both testified and defended her character.