FDA Notices of Judgment Collection, 1908-1966

1040. Misbranding of Colusa Natural Oil, Colusa Natural Oil Capsules, and Colusa Natural Oil Hemorrhoid Ointment. U. S. v. Empire Oil & Gas Corporation and Chester Walker Colgrove (Colusa Products Co.) Pleas of not guilty. Tried to a jury. Verdict of guilty. Fine of $500 and 6 months in jail imposed against individual defendant on each of the 3 counts, the jail sentences to run concurrently and terminate upon payment of fine. Corporate defendant fined $3. Fines deposited in escrow and appeal noted. Judgment reversed by appellate court and case remanded for retrial. Pleas of nolo contendere thereafter entered. Defendants given same sentences as those originally imposed.

Case Number:
1040
Collection:
Drugs and Devices, 1940-1963
Evidence Numbers:
F. D. C. No. 6408. Sample Nos. 65381-E to 65383-E, incl.
Date Issued:
March 1945
Seizure Dates:
January 31, 1941
Product Keywords:
Colusa Natural Oil, Colusa Natural Oil Capsules, and Colusa Natural Oil Hemorrhoid Ointment
Defendant Names:
Empire Oil & Gas Corporation, trading as the Colusa Products Co. at Berkeley, Calif., and against Chester Walker Colgrove, president and treasurer of the /corporation
Court Jurisdiction:
Northern District of California
Seizure Location:
New Mexico
Shipped From:
California
Shipped To:
New Mexico
Copyright:
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