Name: Magistrates

Other Names: Genoshan Magistrates

Classification: supporting characters supporting characters   villains villains   group group  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #235 (Early Oct. 1988): "Welcome to Genosha... a Green and Pleasent Land..."

Creators: Chris Claremont, Rick Leonardi, P. Craig Russell

Number of Appearances: 18

Enemy of: X-Men

Ally: Press Gang
Employer: Genosha

Type of Organization/Group: military unit, police force

Nation: Genosha

The Magistrates were armed and often armored agents of the Genoshan government. A small elite team of Magistrates is known as the "Press Gang." But there are many more Magistrates than simply the members of the Press Gang.

Number of group members listed below: 7

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The Genegineer (Dr. Sasha Ryan) supporting character scientist
  Magistrates Marvel 3
Havok Havok (Alex Summers) hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Academy of Tomorrow; Brotherhood of Mutants... 
[Cyclops' brother]
Marvel 592
Hawkshaw villain
CBR Scale: M Genoshan nationalist
Magistrates; Press Gang (leader) Marvel 9
Magistrates Magistrates supporting character villain group
  [1st app: The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #235 (Early Oct. 1988)] Marvel 18
Renee Majcomb Renee Majcomb supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: M mutophile
The Mutant Underground Marvel 13
Mutate 7875 villain
  Magistrates Marvel 1
Pipeline (Cormick Grimshaw) villain
  Magistrates; Press Gang Marvel 22

Magistrates Magistrates

This character is in the following 8 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Excalibur (vol. 3) #8 (Feb. 2005): "Saturday Night Fever, Part 1"
The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #235 (Early Oct. 1988): "Welcome to Genosha... a Green and Pleasent Land..."
X-Men (vol. 2) #99 (Apr. 2000): "Oh, the Humanity"
X-Men: Legacy (vol. 1) #221 (Apr. 2009): "Salvage: Part Two" (hologram)

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