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Fair use rationaleEdit

Non-free media data

Cover of Gotham Central 1 (Early Feb 2003 DC Comics)
Art by Michael Lark


"Gotham Central #1" at Comics And...Other Imaginary Tales: DC Preview Review for July. Retrieved April 25, 2008.

Portion used

Full front cover as published.

Low resolution?

300px size unsuitable to use for high end reproduction.

Other information

All DC Comics characters and the distinctive likeness(es) thereof are Trademarks & Copyright © 2003 DC Comics, Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Although the picture is originally copyright, it is covered by fair use because:

  1. It is a low resolution copy of a comic book cover, hence, only a small portion of the commercial product;
  2. The use of the image will not affect the value of the original work or limit the copyright holder's rights or ability to sell or distribute the original comic book;
  3. Copies of this image could not be used to make illegal copies of the comic book;
  4. The image is used as the primary means of visual identification of topics in the article. For a visual medium such as comic books, words alone cannot adequately describe the subject;
Non-free media rationale for Gotham City Police Department

Gotham City Police Department

Purpose of use

For identification purposes in conjunction with discussion of the topic of the article.


No free use image available. As these are fictional, copyrighted characters and a copyrighted publication, a freely-licensed alternative could not reasonably be obtained.


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