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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Sample of Paneer - Sample kept at room temperature and not in refrigerator before it was sent to Central Forensic Laboratory - Sample deficient in fat - Delay of four months in filing complaint - Delay defeated valuable right of complainant as sample would have decomposed and become unworthy of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Sample of 'Lehar Bhujia' - Found adulterated as it contained Kesari Dal - Sample drawn in 1998 - Notification prohibiting use or sale of Kesari Dal was with effect from 06.04.2000 - Proceedings quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16, 7-- Reduction in sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 15 months simple imprisonment - Accused remained in jail for two and half months - Incident relates back to the year 1991 - Accused 60 years of age and having six children and ailing wife - Sentence reduced to period already undergone...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 20A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Power u/s 20-A of PFA Act or u/s 319 Cr.P.C. can be invoked only on the evidence adduced before the Court...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2), 16(1)(a)(i)-- Sample of cold drink found adulterated as Sucrose found below prescribed standard - Defense plea that there was violation of S.13(2) of the Act as he was never given opportunity to get the sample analysed from Central Laboratory - Plea not tenable - Accused has a right to get the sample analysed..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Accused sentenced to one year R.I. as sample of cold drink was found adulterated - Accused faced protracted trial for 12 years - No bad antecedents of the accused - Sentence reduced to already undergone (4 months) - Fine however, enhanced from Rs.2, 000/- to Rs.10, 000/-...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(1), 13(2)-- Report submitted by Central Food Laboratory supersedes the report of the Public Analyst...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(1), 13(2)-- Sale of substandard salt - Petitioner convicted and sentenced to undergo R.I. for one year and to pay a fine of Rs.1000/- - Petitioner is in corridors of court for the last two decades and suffered mental pain and agony of protracted trial - Sentenced reduced to period already undergone - However,..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, 217, Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Sale of adulterated turmeric powder - Trial proceeded on the allegations that accused No.2 was present in the shop when sample was collected - When the case was mature for pronouncement of judgment, charge amended to the effect that it was accused No.1 who was present in the shop when sample was..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2, 7(2)(2)(5), 11(1)(a)-- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 14, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, S.378 - Sale of adulterated chilly powder - Accused acquitted - Prosecution not followed mandatory provisions during the sealing and seizing the sample - Prosecution failed to prove its case beyond reasonable..........

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