What is the test for sufficiency of evidence in a motion to overturn a finding that the evidence was inadequate?

California, United States of America


The following excerpt is from McCafrey v. Preston, 154 Cal.App.3d 422, 201 Cal.Rptr. 252 (Cal. App. 1984):

In resolving the issue of sufficiency of the evidence, we are bound by the established rules of appellate review that all factual matters will be viewed most favorably to the prevailing party and to the judgment (Nestle v. City of Santa Monica, 6 Cal.3d 920, 925, 101 Cal.Rptr. 568, 496 P.2d 480).

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