Psaki praised Richardson following suspension ahead of Tokyo Olympics

During a White House briefing on Friday, press secretary Jen Psaki said sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson’s suspension ahead of the Olympic Games after a testing positive for marijuana was a decision by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, not the U.S. government, but praised Richardson as being an “inspiring young woman who ... happens to be one of the fastest women in the world.”

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