Trump administration sues California over private prison ban Liam Dillon, Los Angeles Times

They Shared a Bunk Bed Growing Up. Both Were Killed by the Police. (New York City) Joseph Goldstein, New York Times

How police justify shootings: The 1974 killing of an unarmed teen set a standard Janell Ross, NBC News

The Cyclical Crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Nick Martin, New Republic

What’s in a Name? Beth Schwartzapfel, The Marshall Project

Can You Cure a Domestic Abuser? Matthew Wolfe, The Atlantic

Alabama Has the Deadliest Prisons in the Country. It Says It’s Looking for Reforms. Arian Campo-Flores, Wall Street Journal

Mississippi 12th inmate death: Man, 26, found hanging in his cell in Parchman, coroner said Alissa Zhu, Mississippi Clarion Ledger

Mississippi Man Given Extreme 12-Year Sentence for Having a Cell Phone in Jail Asks for Rehearing Aaron Morrison, The Appeal

Former Chief Of Psychiatry: Arizona Prisons ‘Cruel, Dated, Insensitive And Inhumane’ Jimmy Jenkins, KJZZ

Justice delayed: It took two years to overturn his gun conviction. He’s still in prison a year later. (Illinois) Frank Main and Andy Grimm, Chicago Sun-Times

Inmate who appealed death sentence over juror’s racist views dies (Georgia) Marlon A. Walker, Atlanta Journal-Consitution

Football Is the Villain in Aaron Hernandez’s True Crime Story Rumaan Alam, New Republic