It was really a sense of relief to everyone who saw that they weren’t lawyer cats.
– Texas 394th District Judge Roy Ferguson commented on Attorney Rod Ponton’s zoom bug, which went viral outside of the legal profession and brought some joy to the rest of the world. Ponton had a cat filter on during his Zoom court session and was unable to remove it at the beginning of the hearing. He said on the now famous line, “I’m live here. I am not a cat. “
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