The Gotham City Council was the board of councilman for the city of Gotham.
Rupert Thorne served as the president of the Gotham City Council. It was his plot to declare Batman an outlaw, making him a wanted man in Gotham.
He also was responsible for the murder of Hugo Strange during his time on the Gotham City Council.
- ↑ As seen in Detective Comics # 469 - 477 (1977-1978).