Aaron Halegua Represents Workers Exploited by Chinese-Run Marijuana Growing Operations

Aaron Halegua (’09), Partner at Aaron Halegua, PLLC, was consulted by The Wall Street Journal for an article exposing the dangers of unlicensed Chinese marijuana growing operations (“How Chinese Marijuana Operations Cropped Up in Small-Town America,” Nov. 30). “Chinese-operated marijuana farms often rely heavily on Chinese immigrants working under conditions indicative of human trafficking and forced labor, said Aaron Halegua, a lawyer representing Chinese workers who say they have been exploited in the cannabis industry.”