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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, 2(1)(a), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Sale of adulterated Kattha - Acquittal - Validity - Trial Court after appreciation of evidence found that Food Inspector has committed breach of mandatory provisions while taking sample and there are serious lacuna in oral as well as documentary evidence of prosecution - Nothing produced on record..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Appeal against conviction - Petitioner suffered protracted trial of about 22 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone - Sentence of fine enhanced to Rs.10, 000/-...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Sample of Urad Whole Dal - 200 gms. sample sent for analysis whereas as per rules quantity of sample required to be sent to Public Analyst for analysis was 250 gms. - When requisite quantity in terms of Rule 22 is not sent then no reliance can be placed on the report of Public Analyst - Accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 23-- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, R.32 (e) - Amendment in S.23(1-A)(d) of Act - Amendment made so as to mention batch no. or lot number or Code no. or label mandatory - Held, amendment is not ultra vires...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Conviction on account of sale of sub standard ice candies as presence of sucrose was less than the prescribed standard and there was presence of artificial sweetener - Convict contended that the procedure prescribed for warrant case was not followed - Held, contention not tenable as convict has..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Conviction on account of sale of sub standard ice candies as presence of sucrose was less than the prescribed standard and there was presence of artificial sweetener - Convict contended that independent witnesses not examined - Held, non examination of independent witnesses not fatal when trial..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Conviction on account of sale of sub standard ice candies as presence of sucrose was less than the prescribed standard and there was presence of artificial sweetener - Reduction in sentence - Occurrence 17 years old and petitioner was 82 years old at the time of filing the revision - Infraction..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 23-- Amendment of Rule 47 - Curative in nature - Amended provision permitting saccharin in masalas supari to a particular extent - Held, amendment is retrospective in nature...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 14A, 23-- Sample - Manner of taking - Sample taken in paper bags - No rigid rule that sample of food article cannot be taken in paper bags - Question of suitable container depends upon nature of food article of which sample is to be taken - However, it must be borne in mind that whenever samples are taken..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16, 13(2)-- Sample of tomato ketchup - Report of public analyst showing that sample did not confirm to the standards laid under the Act - Complaint filed after 5 years and 9 months from the date when sample was taken - Held, considering the nature of food article i.e. tomato ketchup which is perishable, the..........

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