'I’m not a cat': lawyer gets stuck on Zoom kitten filter during court case

A lawyer showed up to virtual court in the 394th district of Texas with a kitten filter turned on, the cat moving its lips and eyes, as Rod Ponton said he and his assistant were attempting to remove the filter during the court case.
The judge later posted the snipped and wrote: 'If a child used your computer before you join a virtual hearing, check the Zoom video options to be sure filters are off. This kitten just made a formal announcement on a case in the 394th.'
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  • Just be yourself
    Just be yourself41 mínútu síðan


  • Bordan Jelfort
    Bordan Jelfort2 klukkustundum síðan

    I didn't knew DFV was a lawyer.

  • g4 _
    g4 _3 klukkustundum síðan

    "Recording of this hearing or live stream is prohibited." hmmmm

  • squishmalow cat 4567
    squishmalow cat 45673 klukkustundum síðan

    That is so emberasing 😫

  • Donnie Darko

    Donnie Darko

    2 klukkustundum síðan

    It's not, actually it's one of the funniest things that could have happened this year

  • RandomStranger_3
    RandomStranger_34 klukkustundum síðan

    Jerry L. Phillips' reaction: ......😐🤨😏

  • Guy Nicholson
    Guy Nicholson10 klukkustundum síðan

    Just imagine how much happiness is being brought to people watching this! The world over!

  • Asiya Khan
    Asiya Khan11 klukkustundum síðan

    *Meanwhile* : Jerry L. Philips takin a power nap till he hears the word *'cat'*

  • The Joker
    The Joker12 klukkustundum síðan

    "I am not a cat" *Sounds like a cat would say that*

  • fat cheese man
    fat cheese man13 klukkustundum síðan

    *im not a cat*

  • Cheryl c
    Cheryl c13 klukkustundum síðan

    I like how the Judge talks to the cat like he's a cat real slow..so kitty cat will understand what the human is saying to the kitty cat.

  • Elise S. Corner
    Elise S. Corner15 klukkustundum síðan

    It's so cute XD

  • hen ko
    hen ko17 klukkustundum síðan

    The way he looks at the bottom left, that's undeniable sheer unadulterated panic

  • JxT1957
    JxT195719 klukkustundum síðan

    "im not a cat" how dumb, thats as dumb as someone saying "im not dead"

  • oldannyboy37
    oldannyboy3721 klukkustund síðan

    "I am not a cat." That's exactly what a cat would say.

  • Ashen Phoenix
    Ashen Phoenix23 klukkustundum síðan

    Hes so old and donw with this!

  • lloydsgem
    lloydsgem23 klukkustundum síðan

    Im prepared to.go forward with it.🤣🤣😂😂

  • hen ko

    hen ko

    17 klukkustundum síðan

    ..better than offline courtroom drama 😎

  • thescowlingschnauzer
    thescowlingschnauzerDegi Síðan síðan

    We are all Jerry L. Philips.

  • Rika Lyrk
    Rika LyrkDegi Síðan síðan

    New Ace attorney series look great

  • Thaddäus Klein
    Thaddäus KleinDegi Síðan síðan

    _The District Court:_ "Recording of this hearing or live stream is prohibited. Violation may constitute contempt of court and reault in a fine of up to $500 and a jail term of up to 180 days" _The Guardian:_ Yes. _Me:_ Lol

  • L N
    L NDegi Síðan síðan

    He is a cat

  • krisko px
    krisko pxDegi Síðan síðan

    Very funny great from France 😂😺

  • nos
    nosDegi Síðan síðan


    MRAKODRAPDegi Síðan síðan

    Recording is prohibited. ok

  • Fa Fa
    Fa FaDegi Síðan síðan

    Plot twist : It's a cat forgot using his human filter

  • SumriseHD
    SumriseHDDegi Síðan síðan

    Who's here after said he's not a cat either?

  • Igor Ferreira
    Igor FerreiraDegi Síðan síðan

    I arrived here by "Amigos Internautas" one podcast about funny news, thanks guys, I'm laughing a lot

  • vladabuba
    vladabubaDegi Síðan síðan

    "I'm not a cat" And then it tries to turn on human filter.

  • A S
    A SDegi Síðan síðan

    Him and roaring kitty are definitely cats 🐈

  • Baxattax
    BaxattaxDegi Síðan síðan

    hmmmmm....not sure i believe him

    NIRAJ PANDEYDegi Síðan síðan

    ..better than offline courtroom drama 😎

  • Emily An

    Emily An

    Degi Síðan síðan

    This happened to me when I was in class once and i could not get it off

  • Jeremy Malander
    Jeremy MalanderDegi Síðan síðan

    Gibbs Bauer? That’s the greatest band name ever.

  • Emily An

    Emily An

    Degi Síðan síðan

    "Judge, get meowt of here! I'm not the purr-petrator!"

  • PrimeZilla!
    PrimeZilla!Degi Síðan síðan

    I like how there are so serious about it

  • RevFilmore
    RevFilmoreDegi Síðan síðan

    Love how it says "recording this hearing gets you fined 500 and up to half a year behind bars" and still one of the involved parties so totally did.

  • Uchiha409
    Uchiha409Degi Síðan síðan

    I used this app wayback Nov on All Saints day chatting with my daughter using the vampire effects.

  • Mr.Belles D
    Mr.Belles DDegi Síðan síðan

    Wow the guy who recorded this is in for a $500 fine and up to 180 prison days :(

    KAVYASHREE PIDegi Síðan síðan

    Gasp!!hez an animagus

  • WarEagleAtlanta
    WarEagleAtlantaDegi Síðan síðan

    "I'm a cat but I identify as being an attorney..."

  • T h e o
    T h e oDegi Síðan síðan

    Nintendo wasn’t kidding when they said everything will become a cat in Bowsers Fury

  • Piedra
    Piedra2 dögum síðan

    Idk if i'm the only one that feels sorry for the lawyer. My dad is a lawyer too and he always calls me if he has a problem with his computer, i can only imagine my dad in that situation u.u

  • Joe England
    Joe England2 dögum síðan

    Well, at least he gave the world something to chuckle at.

  • Lev Yan
    Lev Yan2 dögum síðan

    The fear in those eyes

  • Smg18
    Smg182 dögum síðan

    "I am not a cat"

  • Mira Mallya
    Mira Mallya2 dögum síðan

    I love how he has to confirm that he's not a cat

  • Tenderfoot Prepper
    Tenderfoot Prepper2 dögum síðan

    "Judge, get meowt of here! I'm not the purr-petrator!"

  • LxvleyKingFrog
    LxvleyKingFrog2 dögum síðan

    This happened to me when I was in class once and i could not get it off

  • youtubegod 5667
    youtubegod 56672 dögum síðan

    0:12 AHHhhh...

  • LoliPopUwU
    LoliPopUwU2 dögum síðan

    Well which is it mr zuckleford?

  • Thunder_21
    Thunder_212 dögum síðan

    Shirakami Fubuki tries to convince people she’s not a cat:

  • JxT1957
    JxT19572 dögum síðan

    "im not a cat" well duh!! really?!

  • TheDiego908
    TheDiego9082 dögum síðan

    Someone got a fine of up to 500 dollars and a jail term of up to 180 days for recording this but it was worth it

  • Qwww Aaaa
    Qwww Aaaa2 dögum síðan


  • Ask to seduce Miss
    Ask to seduce Miss2 dögum síðan

    Plot twist : The lawyer is actually a cat who forgot to turn his human filter on.

  • Cheryl c
    Cheryl c2 dögum síðan

    2021-One rare hilarious video on a dark day had me laughing like anything till I almost fell off my chair. I love kitty's eyes. Thanks for sharing.

  • Andrew Sebastian
    Andrew Sebastian2 dögum síðan

    2 gentelman is likee Is that a cat no my..uh..m sister is trying to help

  • Boss
    Boss2 dögum síðan

    *I like how it says* "Recording of this hearing or live stream is prohibited"

  • Ask to seduce Miss

    Ask to seduce Miss

    2 dögum síðan

    The cat lawyer should have his own channel on YT.

  • Tiffany38
    Tiffany382 dögum síðan


  • nonya buisness
    nonya buisness2 dögum síðan

    We can all agree that he is infact a cat, right?

  • Mrawesome40
    Mrawesome402 dögum síðan

    I think everyone should have just put on a cat filter to make the meeting cohesive

  • Shaikh Atef
    Shaikh Atef2 dögum síðan

    Kafka's Mewamorphosis

  • Johnson Patrick
    Johnson Patrick2 dögum síðan

    Since when did they allow cats to be lawyers?

  • Darryll C.
    Darryll C.2 dögum síðan

    If he meowed I would’ve fell over lol!

  • Meandez
    Meandez2 dögum síðan


  • honeycomb
    honeycomb2 dögum síðan

    they're laughing. he's not a cat, and they're laughing.

  • Felix Culpa
    Felix Culpa2 dögum síðan

    Funny how it says that recording of that livestream is strictly prohibited, but how could you not screen record something like this??

  • Vining Performance Motorsports
    Vining Performance Motorsports2 dögum síðan

    Well this definitely is not a kangaroo court.

  • Frans Moian
    Frans Moian2 dögum síðan

    “I’m not a cat” is exactly what a cat pretending to be a lawyer would say.

  • Bear Notch Studios
    Bear Notch Studios2 dögum síðan

    I’m not a cat and Joe Biden won the election with the most votes in history.

  • Jack Bridgewater
    Jack Bridgewater2 dögum síðan

    Keith Gill sent me here

  • Cyber Runner
    Cyber Runner2 dögum síðan

    This is why we do the court cases in person

  • Guildford Suxs
    Guildford Suxs3 dögum síðan

    The cat lawyer should have his own channel on YT.

  • Brett Winstead
    Brett Winstead3 dögum síðan

    "I am not a cat." Judge: "of course you're not. You're a darn cute kitten though."

  • kyle
    kyle3 dögum síðan

    Im here live, I am not a cat!

  • Aldz Trust
    Aldz Trust3 dögum síðan

    Your Honor, the burden of proof of not being a cat is on him. lols!

  • Darnell Swag
    Darnell Swag3 dögum síðan

    How many lawyers does it take to turn off a zoom filter?

  • JxT1957
    JxT19573 dögum síðan

    lol "im not a cat" that has got to be the dumbest thing i ever heard.

  • -かわいいちゃん
    -かわいいちゃん3 dögum síðan

    That judge is sus

  • Claudio B.
    Claudio B.3 dögum síðan

    Poor lad...

    URFTBOUND4LIFE3 dögum síðan

    Of course he's not a cat.... He's an genetically altered lab mouse trying to take over the world!

  • mikin lirou

    mikin lirou

    3 dögum síðan

    He had to confirm he wasn’t a cat ✋😂

  • Sopho Cles
    Sopho Cles3 dögum síðan

    His voice is perfect for the look of panic on the cat

  • mikin lirou

    mikin lirou

    3 dögum síðan

    I absolutely love how Phillips is not really paying attention until her hears "I'm not a cat" and looks up.

  • John Moses Chua
    John Moses Chua3 dögum síðan

    I'm just happy that I could put a comment on the same year. See you all again in 10 years!

  • John Moses Chua
    John Moses Chua3 dögum síðan

    I'm just happy that I could put a comment on the same year. See you all again in 10 years!

  • Generik
    Generik3 dögum síðan

    "Recording of this hearing or livestream is prohibited" uhhh

  • • P O L L E N •
    • P O L L E N •3 dögum síðan

    "I'm a lawyer I'm not a cat" You can be both at the same time.

  • Sv Harken
    Sv Harken3 dögum síðan

    the lawyer cat has brought great joy to all Americans.

  • Kimberly Meyers
    Kimberly Meyers3 dögum síðan

    I love how the other (lawyer?) looks really bored until the other guy says, "I'm not a cat!" and then he lifts his eyes up and smiles. Love it!

  • Julian Sandoval
    Julian Sandoval3 dögum síðan


  • druther28
    druther283 dögum síðan

    “I’m not a cat,” no, you’re a kitten!

  • TheJenGeo
    TheJenGeo3 dögum síðan

    I have probably been responsible for 100 of these views. 😬

  • None Ofya
    None Ofya3 dögum síðan

    Mr. Ponton is a purrfect name for a cat.

  • amandabricot
    amandabricot3 dögum síðan

    This is so cute! Attorney Ponton, this- and all kind of other things- happens on the daily on Zoom! Bless you, you made me laugh today and it makes all this technology a little more human 💜

  • Louis Lee
    Louis Lee3 dögum síðan

    I dont trust a lawyer and certainly not a cat. I think he is a filter pretending to be man with a cat

  • Kiterpuss
    Kiterpuss3 dögum síðan

    I absolutely love how Phillips is not really paying attention until her hears "I'm not a cat" and looks up.

  • thumpdragsounds


    Degi Síðan síðan

    and then he just kind of smiles like "you son of a b***h, you've done it again..."

  • WestSide _
    WestSide _3 dögum síðan

    He had to confirm he wasn’t a cat ✋😂

  • Teodora Ristić
    Teodora Ristić3 dögum síðan

    Ahh~😩💦 We're trying to- We're trying- Did ya hear me judge?🤨

  • Rising Early
    Rising Early3 dögum síðan

    Hahahaha, the guys voice makes it even funnier

  • calvin damon
    calvin damon3 dögum síðan

    What nobody seems to have noticed is that Jeff Bridges is just chillin there in the top right corner

  • Jeremiah Wilson
    Jeremiah Wilson3 dögum síðan

    Local lawyer turned into cat, still attends court meeting.

  • Steven Howsley
    Steven Howsley3 dögum síðan

    I’m not a cat

  • Cheesy Lizzy
    Cheesy Lizzy3 dögum síðan

    I'm not a cat! I am Morgana!

  • SuperLlama42
    SuperLlama423 dögum síðan

    His voice is perfect for that avatar.