IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
February 28, 2013
BRIAN KEITH FITZGERALD, PLAINTIFF,
MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, COMMISSIONER OF THE SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gene E.K. Pratter United States District Judge
AND NOW, this 28th day of February, 2013, upon independent consideration of the complaint and administrative record,*fn1 and after careful review of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge David R. Strawbridge (Doc. No. 9), to which no objections were filed pursuant to Local Rule of Civil Procedure 72.1.IV, it is hereby
1. The Report and Recommendation is APPROVED AND ADOPTED;
2. Judgment will be entered AFFIRMING the decision of the Commissioner of Social Security denying disability benefits;
3. The Clerk of Court shall mark this case CLOSED for all purposes, including statistics.
BY THE COURT:
Gene E.K. Pratter