Originally Posted by the last son
Again does anyone else agree Batman really needed dent dead so that they could clean up gotham with the dent act. I mean you can't really get away with it if dent survived. Someone would speak up. Keeping dent alive would have made for a better movie though
If you're making it sound like Batman wanted to jump off that ledge with Dent, then no, I do not believe Batman wanted or needed Dent to die, but it was for the greater good to stop him from harming Gordon's son.
And who would speak up? Ramirez could have since she lived, but she obviously didn't.