Cat Packer

    Cat is the director of drug markets and legal regulation at the Drug Policy Alliance, vice chair of the Cannabis Regulators of Color Coalition and a distinguished cannabis policy practitioner in residence at Ohio State University Moritz College of Law’s Drug Enforcement and Policy Center. From 2017 to 2022, Cat served as the first executive director of the City of Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation.

    Why We Should Abandon the Term “Black Market”

    As someone who identifies as Black and as an advocate for the end of ...