United States District Court, N.D. New York
September 15, 2014
JOHN K. WAHRMANN, Plaintiff,
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant.
TOMASINA DIGRIGOLI, ESQ., OFFICE OF GENERAL COUNSEL, Social Security Administration Region II New York, NY, Attorneys for Defendant.
DAVID N. HURD, District Judge.
Plaintiff John K. Wahrmann filed this action seeking judicial review of a final decision of the Commissioner of Social Security denying his application for disability insurance benefits and Social Security Income benefits under the Social Security Act. By Report-Recommendation dated August 19, 2014, the Honorable Andrew T. Baxter, United States Magistrate Judge, recommended that the Commissioner's decision denying plaintiff benefits be affirmed and plaintiff's complaint be dismissed in its entirety. No objections to the Report-Recommendation were filed.
Based upon a careful review of the entire file and the recommendations of the Magistrate Judge, the Report-Recommendation is accepted in whole. See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1).
Therefore, it is
1. The Commissioner's decision denying plaintiff benefits is AFFIRMED; and
2. The complaint is DISMISSED in its entirety.
The Clerk of the Court is directed to enter judgment accordingly and close the file.
IT IS SO ORDERED.