Lisa Girion


Lisa Girion is a former staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, where she had covered healthcare, the workplace, legal affairs, human rights and the California economy. Prior to coming to The Times, Girion served as city editor of the Los Angeles Daily News and reported for that paper as well the Dallas Times Herald, the Dallas Morning News and the Wilmington (Del.) News Journal. She has won awards for her work, including exposes on alleged human rights abuses in Myanmar (Burma) and on the health insurance practice of rescinding sick members. She earned a bachelor's degree at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Girion left The Times in 2015. 

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  • S.F. man held in bomb case tried to buy lethal toxins on Web, FBI says

    S.F. man held in bomb case tried to buy lethal toxins on Web, FBI says

    A San Francisco man arrested this week after federal agents found a crude bomb in a messenger bag in his apartment attempted to buy lethal toxins over the Internet, according to an FBI affidavit unsealed Friday. The affidavit also revealed that, for more than a year, the U.S. Department of Homeland...

  • Woman shot, wounded in robbery attempt at Beverly Hills home

    Beverly Hills police called off their search Friday night for three men suspected of shooting a woman in her home in an attempted robbery. The woman was shot and taken to a hospital and was expected to recover from the gunshot wound to her leg, said Beverly Hills police Lt. Renato Moreno. Lt. Lincoln...