Sally Yates

FILE – In this May 24, 2017, file photo, former U.S. Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates speaks at Harvard Law School Class Day 2017 in Cambridge, Mass. Current and former governors, a U.S. senator and other notable figures are helping to create a new nonpartisan effort aimed at reforming the criminal justice system. Yates will be a co-chair of the Criminal Justice Council. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)