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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433-- Chilli powder - Sample found adulterated - Accused convicted and sentenced to imprisonment for six months and a fine of Rs.1,000/- imposed - On appeal High Court finding no scope for interference and enhancing the fine to Rs.5,000/- and permitting the appellant to move the State Govt. u/s 433..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 17(2)-- Company - Nomination of a person by Company in terms of S.17(2) of the Act - Proceedings against other person of company could not be initiated only on the ground that nomination had not been accepted and signed by Chief Medical Officer...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- 'Khoya' - Sample taken with knife which was previously used for taking sample of Patisa - Fat content of sample was 20.60% - Starch found in traces - Traces of starch found were as same knife was earlier used for taking sample of Patisa - Very fact that percentage of fat was more than the..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, 19(2)-- Sample food article purchased in a sealed pack condition - Prosecution of vendor and manufacturer - Lack of plea and proof by manufacturer that sample food article and or the sealing on it was not intact and that seal was not in a condition in which it was sold - Not open to Court to deny benefit..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- 'Gutkha' - Sample found misbranded - Franchiser - Cannot be prosecuted if he is permitted to use brand name/trade name by franchisee and franchisee is the manufacturer - A clause in agreement that quality control should be maintained does not imply that franchiser is manufacturer - Complaint and..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(5)-- CFL report - Signed by Director - Can be used as evidence without formally getting it proved and/or formally admitting the same into evidence...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Milk - Sample found adulterated - Conviction on the basis of report of Public Analyst - Report of CFL not taken into consideration as not proved or formally tendered in evidence - Report signed by Director CFL can be used as evidence without formally getting it proved and/or formally admitting the..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(ii), 13(2, Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 7(3)-- Mahua oil - Sample found adulterated - Rule 7(3) violated as Public Analyst sent his report after more than 50 days instead of 40 days - There was also non-compliance of the provision of S.13(2) of the Act as prosecution failed to prove that after receipt of the Public Analyst's report, notice was..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Salt - Sample found misbranded - Acquittal - Leave to Appeal - Copy of report of Public Analyst not sent to accused - It is mandatory under S.13(2) of Prevention of Food Adulteration Act to send copy of report of result of Analyst to accused - Accused acquitted - Petition dismissed...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(ia)(m), 16(1)((a)(i)-- Ready to serve synthetic soft drink - Item of food sold by petitioner described to be '1800 ml. of pineapple cool drink' - Article sold was neither fruit juice nor was it purported to be made from fruit juice - It was only final food beverage prepared from synthetic soft drink concentrate - No..........

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