Farris v. Social Security Administration, Commissioner of

4:10-cv-00062 | E.D. Tenn. | Jul 14, 2011

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT

EASTERN DISTRICT OF TENNESSEE at WINCHESTER KIA C. FARRIS, ) ) Plaintiff , ) ) Case No. 4:10-cv-62 v. ) Judge Mattice ) MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, ) Commissioner of Social Security, )

) Defendant . ) ORDER United States Magistrate Judge Susan K. Lee filed her Report and Recommendation [Court Doc. 15] pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1) and Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 72(b). Neither party filed objections within the given 14 days.

After reviewing the record, the Court agrees with Magistrate Judge Lee’s Report and Recommendation. The Court thus ACCEPTS and ADOPTS Magistrate Judge Lee’s findings of fact, conclusions of law, and recommendations pursuant to § 636(b)(1) and Rule 72(b).

Accordingly, Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment [Court Doc. 9] is DENIED ; Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment [Court Doc. 13] is GRANTED ; the Commissioner’s decision denying benefits is AFFIRMED ; and the instant action is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE .

A separate judgment will enter. The Clerk shall close the case. SO ORDERED this 14th day of July, 2011. /s/Harry S. Mattice, Jr. HARRY S. MATTICE, JR. UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE Case 4:10-cv-00062-HSM-SKL Document 16 Filed 07/14/11 Page 1 of 1 PageID #: 97