UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
June 24, 2009
KATHLEEN M. MIELNICKI, PLAINTIFF,
MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: David N. Hurd United States District Judge
DECISION and ORDER
Plaintiff filed this action in November 2006, pursuant to 42 U.S.C. §§ 405(g), 1383(c)(3) seeking review of a final decision of the Commissioner of Social Security denying her application for disability insurance benefits and Supplement Security Income. By Report-Recommendation dated June 4, 2009, the Honorable Victor E. Bianchini, United States Magistrate Judge, recommended that defendant's motion for judgment on the pleadings should be denied; plaintiff's cross motion for judgment on the pleadings should be granted in part and denied in part and remanded for further reconsideration.
Based upon a careful review of the entire file and the recommendations of Magistrate Judge Bianchini, the Report-Recommendation is accepted and adopted in whole. See 28 U.S.C. 636(b)(1). Accordingly, it is
1. Defendant's motion for judgment on the pleadings is DENIED;
2. Plaintiff's cross-motion for judgment on the pleadings is GRANTED in part and DENIED in part; and
3. This matter is REMANDED to the Commissioner for further consideration consistent with the Report-Recommendation.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated: June 24, 2009 Utica, New York.
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