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Law blog roundup

Welcome to an Olympic Monday. The good news is you don’t have to wait until prime time to see the roundup. Here are some news items to get the week off on the right foot.

— Do you agree with Justice Antonin Scalia’s method of constitutional interpretation?

— Does lack of air conditioning in prisons violate the Eighth Amendment? In Texas? During a heat wave?

— How much does settling a wrongful prosecution claim cost?

— Is this Los Angeles judge too critical of the child welfare system?