United States District Court, E.D. Pennsylvania
May 22, 2014
MARIAMA ELIJAH, Plaintiff,
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration, Defendant.
EDUARDO C. ROBRENO, District Judge.
AND NOW, this 22nd day of May, 2014, upon careful and independent consideration of the parties' briefs (ECF Nos. 10, 13, 14) and the Report and Recommendation of U.S. Magistrate Judge Jacob P. Hart (ECF No. 16), it is hereby ORDERED as follows:
1. The Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED;
2. Plaintiff's Request for Review is GRANTED in part and DENIED in part, as outlined in the Report and Recommendation; and
3. The matter is REMANDED to the Commissioner of Social Security, pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g), for consideration of Plaintiff's mental illness as a severe impairment, and for the posing of a hypothetical question to a vocational expert that includes Plaintiff's mental limitations.
The Clerk of Court shall mark this case CLOSED.
AND IT IS SO ORDERED.