A New York Town faculty pupil held in Russia for possessing medicinal marijuana has pleaded to blame and has been freed, in keeping with a courtroom remark.
Audrey Eliza Lorber has been freed and fined 15,000 rubles, or round $235, and her pre-trial detention was once counted as time served for her sentence, the courtroom stated in its remark Monday.
Lorber had 19.05 grams, about two-thirds of an oz, of hashish in her property when she was once searched at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg, in keeping with a prior remark via the St. Petersburg courtroom gadget.
That remark was once issued Sept. 2, however it didn’t say when the alleged offense passed off.
The St. Petersburg courtroom remark about her arrest stated Lorber’s contraband was once for medicinal functions however that association didn’t follow to the territory of Russia.
Lorber is a pupil at Tempo College in New York, the college has showed. She lives on Staten Island.
The St. Petersburg courtroom gadget wrote on its Telegram channel that she was once fined the $235 after discovering her to blame of drug ownership.