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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 14-- Milk - Sample - To be drawn in clean and odourless glass bottles - Food inspector admitted that bottles were not cleaned and he had no knowledge when it was cleaned - Violation of mandatory provision of Rule 14 - Accused acquitted...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 19, 20A-- Sample - Taken from retailer - Found to be adulterated - Retailer purchased food article without any bill and warranty from the manufacturer - Manufacturer cannot be summoned as accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 19, 20A-- Warranty - Protection to vendor - Vendor can seek protection if he proves that the article of food purchased is covered by written warranty in the prescribed form and that article of food while in his possession was properly stored and that he sold it in the same state as he purchased it...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)-- Accused faced trial for 16 years - Delay is not a special reason to award sentence lesser than the minimum prescribed under the statute - Prolonged litigation in the country is a general reason and not a special reason...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 19(2)(a)(ii), 19(2)(h), Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 32(f)-- Tea packet - Month and year of manufacture not mentioned on the packet - Sample misbranded - Sample however not adulterated - Tea was in a sealed packet and seal was not tampered with - It is for the manufacturer to correctly depict the label with regard to its manufacture and year of package in..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(ia)(m)-- proviso - Adulteration solely due to natural causes and beyond the control of human agency - Adulterated food article is taken away from its purview only if article of food is primary food - Primary food means any article of food, being a product of agriculture or horticulture in its natural form...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16, 7-- Curd - Fat content 3.867% and solid non fat 7.487% as against the required content of 6.0% and 9.0% respectively - Held, curd is adulterated - Conviction calls for no interference...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Appendix B, Entry No.11.02.04, Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, R.9 - Curd - Use of Buffalo's milk or cow's milk - Held, it is not the duty of Food Inspector to hold enquiries and give a finding that he had ascertained that the curd was prepared out of the buffalo's milk and not from..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Protracted trial - Reduction of sentence to period already undergone - Sample of cow's milk found adulterated - Conviction and sentence of 2 years RI reduced to one year in appeal - Occurrence of the year 1990 - 18 years had elapsed - Accused has a right of speedy trial under Art.21 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Food adulteration - In examination of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. contents of report stating the reasons for holding the sample as misbranded and adulterated not specifically put - Cannot be said to have caused serious prejudice to the case of accused as a copy of the report of the public analyst had..........

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