United States District Court, N.D. New York
September 3, 2014
MICHAEL D. JOHNSON, Plaintiff,
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, Defendant.
MICHAEL D. JOHNSON, Pro Se, Schenectady, New York, for the Plaintiff.
Social Security Administration, DAVID L. BROWN, ESQ., Office of Regional General Counsel, DAVID B. MYERS, ESQ., New York, New York, for the Defendant.
GARY L. SHARPE, Chief District Judge.
The above-captioned matter comes to this court following a Report-Recommendation by Magistrate Judge Earl S. Hines, duly filed July 21, 2014. Following fourteen days from the service thereof, the Clerk has sent the file, including any and all objections filed by the parties herein.
No objections having been filed, and the court having reviewed the Magistrate Judge's Report-Recommendation for clear error, it is hereby
ORDERED that the Report-Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Earl S. Hines filed July 21, 2014 (Dkt. No. 17) is ACCEPTED in its entirety for the reasons stated therein; and it is further
ORDERED that Johnson's request to remand this action is DENIED and the Commissioner's decision is AFFIRMED and Johnson's complaint (Dkt. No. 1) is DISMISSED; and it is further
ORDERED that the Clerk close this case and provide a copy of this Order upon the plaintiff by certified mail and to the parties in accordance to the local rules.
IT IS SO ORDERED.