Itay Ravid is a Fellow at the Stanford Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity (CCSRE), a Gerald J. Lieberman Fellow and a doctoral candidate (J.S.D) at Stanford Law School. His work lies at the intersection of criminal law, judicial behavior and media studies. His dissertation focuses on the relationship between distorted media portrayals of ethnic and racial minorities in the context of crime and criminality and racial inequalities in the criminal justice system. Itay received his B.A. and LL.B in mass communication and Law from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, his LL.M in Public and International Law from Northwestern and Tel Aviv universities and his JSM from Stanford Law School. While at Stanford Itay was a John M. Olin Fellow in Law and Economics, and Fellow at the Stanford Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN). His scholarship has been published in journals such as the Stanford Journal of International Law, the Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal and the Berkeley Journal of Entertainment and Sports Law. Before coming to Stanford Itay was an attorney at the Israeli Attorney General’s office and later served as a senior legal clerk to Justice Dorit Beinisch, Chief Justice of the Israeli Supreme Court.