01 Sep Issue #263 – “Law & Order”
This week we’re talking all about the cops and lawyers of the DCU! From ordinary officers, detectives, and attorneys to the alter egos of super-folk, we’re talking the “law and order” side of the DC Universe!
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Law & Order
(19:24) Restructure the various Lantern Corps to fit different roles in the criminal justice system.
(24:25) What police department in the DCU is the least reliant on superheroes?
(28:47) Feelings on the GL Corps being portrayed as armed forces rather than peacekeepers?
(36:06) Other than the glorious mustache, what makes Jim Gordon a compelling character?
(45:21) Can a claimant establish a duty-of-care against a superhero?
(53:43) What are some good stories featuring Kate Spencer?
(59:32) Is it ever addressed that cops use heroes to get around due-process?
(1:03:22) Are there any landmark law cases that are referenced in the DCU?
(1:12:38) Is there an ACAB moment directed at the GL Corp?
(1:20:34) What series best sets up and addresses law?
(1:23:10) What superheroes or vigilantes have ACAB mentalities?
(1:29:50) Where did Cliff Steele get his law degree?
(1:32:02) Create a police force to patrol the DCU.
(1:39:31) Noteworthy cops other than Gordon, Bullock, or Montoya?
(1:43:35) Other DA’s that have worked closely with a hero?
Guess the Character!
(1:47:03) Could be a “Got Milk?” campaign
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