October 7, 2013
BRIAN McKEOWN, Plaintiff.
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner Social Security Administration Defendant.
LAWRENCE F. STENGEL, District Judge.
AND NOW, this 7th day of October, 2013, upon consideration of the plaintiff's Brief and Statement of Issues in Support of Request for Review (Document #8), the defendant's Response to Request for Review of Plaintiff (Document #12), and the plaintiff's Reply (Document #13), and after review of the thorough and well-reasoned Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Thomas J. Rueter, there being no objections thereto, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. The Clerk of Court shall return this case to the active docket;
2. The Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED;
3. Judgment is entered affirming the decision of the Commissioner of the Social Security Administration and the relief sought by the plaintiff is DENIED; and
4. The Clerk of Court is hereby directed to mark this case CLOSED.