Mind Control (specialized) – The ability to only control a special population and/or there is some quirky mind control limitation.
Literary Critique of Mind Control (specialized)
Charma Drisden (DC) can make men fall in love with her but women automatically hate her (Superboy starring the Legion of Super-Heroes #221).
The Night-Touched Controller can only control supernatural beings (Creature Collection II. Dark Menagerie).
Judge Dredd faces a mutant who can only control children in “Mad City” – 2000 AD #1052.
Mentalla (DC) had the ability to control people’s subconscious mental functions, manipulating their nervous systems into uncontrolled or distorted actions in Who’s Who Update ’87 #4.