Marshal Law

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Marshal Law

By Pat Mills; Kevin O'Neill (Illustrator); Jonathan Ross (Introduction by)

DC Comics, Hardcover, 9781401238551, 480pp.

Publication Date: April 23, 2013

A "New York Times"Best Seller
In the spirit of JUDGE DREDD and the current hit series THE BOYS, MARSHAL LAW is a violent, satirical series about afuturistic law official charged with policing super-heroes gone rogue by any means necessary, all while fighting his own self-hatredfor being the thing he hates most: a super-hero. Featuring art by Kevin O'Neill, illustrator of THE LEAGUE OFEXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN, the centerpiece of this massive volume is the original six-part tale in which Marshal Lawhunts down the Sleepman, a serial killer who is somehow connected to the popular hero known as The Public Spirit.

About the Author
Pat Mills is a comics editor and writer who has played a vital role in British comics since the 1970s. He is perhaps best known for his dystopian comics, such as Marshal Law and Requiem Vampire Knight, for founding 2000 AD and for playing a crucial role in the creation of Judge Dredd.

Kevin O'Neill is Assistant Professor in the Department for the Study of Religion and the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies, University of Toronto. He is author of "City of God: Christian Citizenship in Postwar Guatemala" (UC Press, 2010) and coeditor, with Alex Laban Hinton, of "Genocide: Truth, Memory, and Representation".