No. 5.

320 U.S. 277 (1943)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided November 22, 1943.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Solicitor General Fahy, with whom Assistant Attorneys General Wendell Berge and Tom C. Clark, and Messrs. Oscar A. Provost, Edward G. Jennings, and Valentine Brookes were on the brief, for the United States.

Mr. Samuel M. Fleischman, with whom Mr. Robert J. Whissel was on the brief, for respondent.

MR. JUSTICE FRANKFURTER delivered the opinion of the Court.

This was a prosecution begun by two informations, consolidated for trial, charging Buffalo Pharmacal Company, Inc., and Dotterweich, its president and general manager, with violations of the Act of Congress of June 25, 1938, c. 675, 52 Stat. 1040, 21 U.S.C. §§ 301-392, known as the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. The Company, a jobber in drugs, purchased them from their manufacturers and shipped...

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