United States District Court, M.D. Pennsylvania
March 7, 2014
GARY TOTH, Plaintiff,
CAROLYN W. COLVIN,  Acting Commissioner of Social Security, Defendant.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER, Chief District Judge.
AND NOW, this 7th day of March, 2014, upon consideration of the report and recommendation (Doc. 11) of Magistrate Judge Thomas M. Blewitt, recommending the court dismiss the appeal (Doc. 1) of plaintiff Gary Toth ("Toth") from the decision of the administrative law judge ("ALJ") denying Toth's claim for disability insurance benefits, wherein Judge Blewitt finds the ALJ's decision to be supported by substantial evidence, and, after an independent review of the record, and the court noting that Toth has filed an objection (Doc. 12) to the report, and the court finding Judge Blewitt's analysis to be thorough, well-reasoned, and fully supported by the record, and the court further finding Toth's objection to be without merit,  and squarely addressed by the magistrate judge's report, it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. The report (Doc. 11) of Magistrate Judge Blewitt is ADOPTED.
2. The Clerk of Court shall enter judgment in favor of the Commissioner of Social Security and against Gary Toth as set forth in the following paragraph.
3. The decision of the Commissioner of Social Security denying Gary Toth's application for disability insurance benefits is AFFIRMED.
4. The Clerk of Court is directed to CLOSE this case.