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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(i), 2(ia)(a), 2(ia)(m), 13(2)-- Adulteration in mustered oil - Re-analysis of samples - Delay in filing of complaint - Complaint filed after 12 months i.e. after expiry of shelf life - Hence, accused lost right to re-analysis the samples in accordance with S.13(2) of the Act...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(i), 2(ia)(a), 2(ia)(m), 13(2)-- Adulteration in mustered oil - Non-compliance of S.13(2) of the Act - Vitiates the prosecution case...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(v), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Non-compliance of S.13(2) of the Act - Delay in filing of complaint - It is evident from record that Food Inspector collected samples and sent them to Public Analyst on 7.05.2008, and Analyst`s report dated 16.06.2008 was received by him on 19.06.2008 - Thereafter, he has..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(ia)(a)(m), 7(1)(5), 13(2), 16, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Food adulteration - Quashing of proceedings - Re-analysis of samples - Copy of report of Public Analyst was supplied to petitioner after expiry of best before date stated in the label of sample of food article, hence, petitioner is deprived of its valuable right u/s 13(2) of the Act of getting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Food adulteration - More than one accused - Right u/s 13(2) of the Act exercised by one accused - CFL found sample deteriorated and not in a condition fit for analysis - Benefit of CFL report enures to the benefit of all accused - Proceedings quashed...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall of a witness to prove the acknowledgement of statutory notice u/s 13(2) of Prevention of Food Adulteration Act - Court does not have to see the advantage or disadvantage of particular litigant but Court has to consider the documents, which is necessary for just decision of case - As Notice..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Section 13(1), 13(2)(d), 7- - Illegal gratification - Demand of Rs.8,000/- by Sub Inspector of police for not arresting PW2 - Currency notes recovered from accused which were lying on table - Hand wash of accused turned pink and corroborated by FSL report - Conscious demand and acceptance of bribe amount proved - Presumption..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Reduction in sentence - Sample of Red Chilly power found to be adulterated - Appellant convicted and sentenced to one year by trial Court - High Court reduced sentence to 3 months which is minimum prescribed in law - Held, no further benevolence can be shown to appellant - There is no special..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Sample of Red Chilly Powder - Presence of salt i.e. Sodium Chloride by 2.5% weight as well as presence of total ash exceeding prescribed limit - Held, sufficient to hold that sample was adulterated, even if one was to proceed on basis that mere addition of common salt to chilly power did not..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(1), 7(5), 13(2), Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 32-- Besan - Adulteration - Applicants given copy of Public Analyst Report after expiry of shelf life of food article - Applicants thus deprived of their valuable right of getting sample analysed from CFL - Further continuation of criminal proceedings would amount to abuse of process of Court -..........

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