UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
April 21, 1997
KATHLEEN J. COCHRAN, Plaintiff,
SHIRLEY S. CHATER, Commissioner of Social Security, Defendant.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: ARCARA
The above-referenced case was referred to Magistrate Judge Hugh B. Scott, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(B), on May 6, 1996. On March 31, 1997, Magistrate Judge Scott filed a Report and Recommendation recommending that defendant's motion for judgment on the pleadings be granted, affirming the final determination of the Commissioner.
The Court having carefully reviewed the Report and Recommendation, the record in this case, as well as the pleadings and materials submitted by the parties; and no objections having been timely filed, it is hereby
ORDERED, that pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1), and for the reasons set forth in Magistrate Judge Scott's Report and Recommendation, plaintiff's motion for judgment on the pleadings is denied, defendant's motion for judgment on the pleadings is granted and the case is dismissed in its entirety.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
HONORABLE RICHARD J. ARCARA
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
Dated: April 21, 1997