Smith v. Social Security Administration et al

Filing 9

ORDER dismissing Defendant's Anthony Bartels and Charles D Turner due to Plaintiff can state no claim under section § 405(g) against them. Signed by Judge Susan Webber Wright on 7/18/2013. (jak)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS JONESBORO DIVISION KIARA SMITH v. PLAINTIFF 3:13CV00029-SWW-JJV CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner, Social Security Administration; ANTHONY BARTELLS; CHARLES D. TURNER, DEFENDANTS ORDER Along with the Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration, Plaintiff Kiara Smith has sued his former attorney, Anthony Bartells, Esq., and Charles D. Turner, the vocational expert who testified at his administrative hearing. But the only proper defendant is the Commissioner of Social Security. See 42 U.S.C. § 405(g); 20 C.F.R. § 422.210(d). Plaintiff can state no claim under section § 405(g) against Bartells and Turner and therefore, they are dismissed. IT IS SO ORDERED this 18th day of July 2013. /s/Susan Webber Wright UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE

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