Lisa Girion

Writer

As an investigative reporter at the Los Angeles Times, Lisa Girion produced many high-impact stories, including an investigation into alleged human rights abuses in Myanmar, which was anthologized in "Global Muckraking" (The New Press, 2014). Her investigation into the health insurance practice of dropping sick patients, known as rescission, was cited in the Affordable Care Act. She earned a bachelor's degree at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. She left The Times in 2015.

Recent Articles

  • LAX shooting: Teacher wounded by gunman needs surgery

    LAX shooting: Teacher wounded by gunman needs surgery

    A Calabasas High School teacher wounded in a shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport Friday was listed in fair condition, officials said. Brian Ludmer, 29, sustained a bullet wound and will need surgery for a fractured leg as well as extensive physical therapy, officials at Ronald...

  • LAX shooting: Teacher in fair condition; suspect listed as critical

    LAX shooting: Teacher in fair condition; suspect listed as critical

    A Calabasas High School teacher shot by a gunman Friday at Los Angeles International Airport is in fair condition, but faces at least one more surgery, according to hospital officials. Brian Ludmer, 29, sustained a bullet wound and will need surgery for a fractured leg as well as extensive physical...

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