Judge Dredd: The Day The Law Died!, Part 9
2000 A.D. and Starlord Prog 97
27 Jan 79
Judge Dredd Epics: Judge Caligula 2, Judge Dredd Epics: The Complete Judge Caligula, The Complete Judge Dredd 9, Judge Dredd Epics: The Day The Law Died, Judge Dredd 11, Judge Dredd Epics: The Day The Law Died and Judge Dredd The Complete Case Files 02.
The Klegghounds track Dredd.
FIRSTS & LASTS
Klegghounds tracks via their sense of taste, not smell. Bloodhounds have been extinct for a hundred years.
Advanced Leadership is a course taught at the Academy of Law. Named Judges: Judge Peace, Judge Smith
His base of operations is an underground garage. He is tracked by a pack of Klegghounds and attacked.
He taught both Dredd and Cal Advanced Leadership at the Academy of Law.
Kelso is attacked by a Klegghound.
One. Judge Peace dies of injuries sustained in a raid.
Giant: "Mah pappy never tol' me there'd be days like this"
Dredd: "Grin and bear it, Giant - It could get worse!"
Smith: "Judge Dredd! Large force coming this way! It sounds like they've got Bloodhounds!"
Kelso: "Don't be foolish, boy! The last bloodhound died a hundred years ago!"
What do they sound like, then?
Giant says "Drokk it!", Kelso says "M-My Dok-" and, oddly, Pepper says "By Dor!"
CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
Giant's pappy never tol' him there'd be days like this. Giant's pappy was of course John 'Giant' Clay from Harlem Heroes and Inferno.
INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
How does Smith know what Bloodhounds sound like?
Script: J. Howard
Artist: M. McMahon
Letters: T. Frame
The manhunt for Dredd comes to an end and all seems lost. Recent parts of this story have seemed a far cry from the Judge Dredd we're used to as they have concentrated more on Cal and had very little of Dredd in them. This bucks the trend and seems all odder for it.
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