Deters’ appointment causes controversy

Students petition against the justice’s new role, faculty and alumni speak up By Addison Burke, Staff Writer Xavier University administration has welcomed Joe Deters to serve as the inaugural Justice in Residence, a position in which he aims to engage with students interested in law, criminal justice and politics.  Deters was born and raised in Cincinnati and attended St. Xavier High School and the University of Cincinnati, where he received his bachelor’s degree and Juris Doctorate. In January 2023, Deters joined the Ohio Supreme Court as the 163rd justice.  Prior to joining the Supreme Court of Ohio, Deters served as … Continue reading Deters’ appointment causes controversy