FDA Notices of Judgment Collection, 1908-1966

4321. Misbranding of dextroamphetamine sulfate tablets, pentobarbital sodium capsules, Seconal Sodium capsules, thyroid tablets, sulfisoxazole tablets, and methyltestosterone tablets. U. S. v. Reed's Cut Rate Drugs, Inc., Saul M. Blumenthal, Robert P. Alexander, Frank R. Cooley, Robert N. Dodd, and Jack M. Gavant. Pleas of not guilty by corporation and Defendants Blumenthal and Cooley; pleas of nolo contendere by Defendants Alexander, Dodd, and Gavant. Tried to the court and jury. Verdict of guilty against corporation; verdicts of not guilty against Defendants Blumenthal and Cooley. Fine of $500 against corporation, $150 against Defendant Alexander, $50 against Defendant Dodd, and $200 against Defendant Gavant. Corporation placed on probation for 1 year and Defendants Alexander, Dodd, and Gavant placed on probation for 2 years.

Case Number:
4321
Collection:
Drugs and Devices, 1940-1963
Evidence Numbers:
F. D. C. No. 35160. Sample Nos. 2490-L, 59311-L, 59313-L, 59316-L, 59317-L, 59634-L to 59638-L, incl.
Date Issued:
March 1955
Seizure Dates:
December 22, 1952; March 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, and 12, 1953
Product Keywords:
dextro-amphetamine sulfate tablets, pentobarbital sodium capsules, Seconal Sodium capsules, thyroid tablets, sulfisoxazole tablets, and methyltestosterone tablets
Defendant Names:
Heed's Out Kate Drugs, Inc., Atlanta, Ga., Saul M. Blumenthal, president and general manager of the corporation, Frank R. Cooley and Jack M. Gavant, store managers and pharmacists for the corporation, Robert P. Alexander, a pharmacist, and Robert N. Dodd, a clerk employed by the corporation.
Court Jurisdiction:
Northern District of Georgia
Seizure Location:
Georgia
Shipped From:
Atlanta, Ga.
Shipped To:
Georgia
Copyright:
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