Paul Goyette is the attorney for the families of 14 contract pilots killed while fighting fires in California. The families say the state agency that fights wildfires has failed to pay death benefits required by law. The claim alleges that Cal Fire officials committed fraud by hiding the law from surviving family members.
Paul Goyette is the attorney for the families of 14 contract pilots killed while fighting fires in California. The families say the state agency that fights wildfires has failed to pay death benefits required by law. The claim alleges that Cal Fire officials committed fraud by hiding the law from surviving family members. Andrew Seng aseng@sacbee.com
Paul Goyette is the attorney for the families of 14 contract pilots killed while fighting fires in California. The families say the state agency that fights wildfires has failed to pay death benefits required by law. The claim alleges that Cal Fire officials committed fraud by hiding the law from surviving family members. Andrew Seng aseng@sacbee.com

Pilots’ families say Cal Fire owes them death benefits

August 10, 2015 11:01 AM

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