United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
ARTHUR J. SCHWAB, District Judge.
On June 5, 2014, Plaintiff Larry Rolland Turner, Jr. filed a complaint against the Commissioner of Social Security seeking judicial review of the denial of his claims for Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income benefits. The case was referred to a United States Magistrate Judge for pretrial proceedings in accordance with the Magistrate Judges Act, 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(l)(A) and (B), and Rules 72(C)(l) and 72(C)(2) of the Local Rules for Magistrate Judges.
On January 29, 2015, the magistrate judge filed a Report and Recommendation, recommending that Plaintiffs motion for summary judgment [ECF No. 12] be denied and the Defendant, the Commissioner of Social Security's motion for summary judgment [ECF No. 18] be granted. See Rep. and Rec. [ECF No. 12].
Service of the Report and Recommendation was made on the parties. The parties were informed that in accordance with the Magistrate Judges Act, 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(l)(B) and (C), and the Local Rule of Court 72.D.2, they had fourteen (14) days to file any objections. On February 14, 2015, Plaintiff timely filed objections. [ECF No. 22]. On February 25, 2015, Defendant filed a timely response to Plaintiffs objections. [ECF No. 23].
After a de novo review of the pleadings and documents in this case, together with the Report and Recommendation, and the pleadings thereto, the following Order is entered:
AND NOW, this 6th day of March, 2015,
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Plaintiffs Objections are OVERRULED; and
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiffs motion for summary judgment [ECF No. 12] is DENIED and that Defendant's motion for summary judgment [ECF No. 18] is GRANTED.
Magistrate Judge Mitchell's Report and Recommendation [ECF No. 21] dated January 29, 2015 is adopted ...