Billy Thompson v. Commissioner, Social Security
UNPUBLISHED PER CURIAM OPINION filed. Originating case number: 5:14-cv-03805-JMC. Copies to all parties and the district court. . [16-1407]
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UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS
FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT
BILLY M. THOMPSON,
Plaintiff - Appellant,
COMMISSIONER OF THE SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION,
Defendant - Appellee.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of
South Carolina, at Orangeburg.
J. Michelle Childs, District
November 29, 2016
December 28, 2016
Before WILKINSON, TRAXLER, and HARRIS, Circuit Judges.
Affirmed by unpublished per curiam opinion.
Hannah Rogers Metcalfe, METCALFE & ATKINSON, LLC, Greenville,
South Carolina; Timothy Clardy, THE DENNISON LAW FIRM, PC,
Greenville, South Carolina, for Appellant.
Nora Koch, Acting
Regional Chief Counsel, Charles Kawas, Acting Supervisory
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Beth Drake, Acting United States
Attorney, Barbara Bowens, Chief, Civil Division, Columbia, South
Carolina, for Appellee.
Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit.
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Billy Thompson appeals the district court’s order adopting
Commissioner’s denial of Thompson’s application for disability
determination is limited to evaluating whether the correct law
Bird v. Comm’r of Soc. Sec. Admin., 699
F.3d 337, 340 (4th Cir. 2012).
“Substantial evidence means such
relevant evidence as a reasonable mind might accept as adequate
to support a conclusion.”
Hancock v. Astrue, 667 F.3d 470, 472
Radford v. Colvin, 734 F.3d 288, 296 (4th Cir. 2013) (internal
quotation marks omitted).
record and the parties’ submissions and discern no reversible
Accordingly, we affirm the district court’s judgment.
We dispense with oral argument because the facts and
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