Originally Posted by metaphysician
And even if you take into account more street level types engaging in various degrees of vigilanteism, the Registration Act is *still* moot, because the setting *already* has a law enforcement mechanism for dealing with superhumans. Its called "SHIELD", and its shown every sign of being able to see through the vast majority of secret identities anyone might try to hold, and the resources and legal authority to deal with superhuman criminals.
.... Lol shield operates just like the comics... People keep saying "(this) won't happen because (this) is like (this) in the movies" Jesus... Do people read the comics? Shield is public, shield is also higher authority than the military. Yet both still work together...and we are seeing the same exact thing in the movies. Though shield doesn't seem to be public just yet