This sample motion for judgment on the pleadings for California is for use by a plaintiff who contends that the answer filed by a defendant fails to state enough facts to constitute a defense to the complaint. It contains a memorandum of points and authorities with citations to case law and statutes. This motion serves the same purpose as a general demurrer to an answer but it can be filed objecting to the answer of defendant even after the time to demurrer has expired. The author is a freelance paralegal with over 18 years of experience in California and Federal litigation and has used this sample for many years. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.