I know that you don't have to use a comma to introduce a quote preceded by the word 'that', but with what other words/situations does this rule apply.
e.g. The scientist said that "Cats are orange and dogs are bright purple."
Everything can't have a rule in a language.
Hi Thecandymancan (interesting moniker )
Here is a write-up about the use of quotation marks. You might find it useful.
Click here .