Appellate Judges Do Not Redo the Case

LivingLies: “The appellate court does not review for purposes of figuring out whether an alternative decision would have been better. They review strictly for the purpose of deciding whether there was any legal basis supporting the judge’s decision. If the answer is yes the decision is affirmed. If the answer is no, then the decision is reversed.”

Source: Appellate Judges Do Not Redo the Case

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