FDA Notices of Judgment Collection, 1908-1966

19688. Misbranding of horsemeat. U. S. v. Charles C. Kocmond, Robert Klotz, and Matt Klaerseh. Pleas of not guilty. Tried to the jury; verdict of guilty. Fine of $750 and 9 months' imprisonment against each defendant. Judgment affirmed on appeal to court of appeals. Petition for certiorari denied by Supreme Court.

Case Number:
19688
Collection:
Foods, 1940-1966
Evidence Numbers:
F. D. C. No. 30048. Sample No. 59341-K.
Date Issued:
October 1953
Seizure Dates:
July 5, 1950
Product Keywords:
horsemeat
Defendant Names:
Charles C. Kocmond, Robert Klotz, and Matt Klaerseh, partners in the partnership of K & S Dog Food, Oak Park, Ill., and in the partnership of the Metropolitan Distributing Co., Oak Park, Ill.
Court Jurisdiction:
Northern District of Illinois
Seizure Location:
Oak Park, Ill.
Shipped From:
Oak Park, Ill.
Shipped To:
Oak Park, Ill.
Copyright:
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