Plain v. Social Security

Filing 24

ORDER Granting 21 Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by Senior Judge James Lawrence King on 2/18/2021. See attached document for full details. (jw)

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Case 1:20-cv-20624-JLK Document 24 Entered on FLSD Docket 02/18/2021 Page 1 of 2 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA MIAMI DIVISION CASE NO. 1:20-20624-CV-KING MARKELA M. PLAIN, Plaintiff, v. ANDREW SAUL, Commissioner of Social Security Administration, Defendant. _________________________________/ ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT THIS MATTER is before the Court on the January 29, 2021 Report and Recommendation (“R&R”) of Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Becerra (DE 23). The R&R recommends granting Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment and denying Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment. No objections to the R&R have been filed, and the time to do so has passed. The Court has reviewed the entire file and record. After careful consideration, the Court finds that Magistrate Judge Becerra’s well-reasoned R&R accurately states the law of the case. Accordingly, it is ORDERED, ADJUDGED, and DECREED that: 1. Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Becerra’s January 29, 2021 Report and Recommendation (DE 23) be, and the same is, hereby AFFIRMED and ADOPTED as an Order of this Court; 2. Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment (DE 21) is hereby GRANTED; 3. Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment (DE 19) is hereby DENIED; and 4. Final judgment will be set out in a separate document pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 58(a). Case 1:20-cv-20624-JLK Document 24 Entered on FLSD Docket 02/18/2021 Page 2 of 2 DONE and ORDERED in Chambers at the James Lawrence King Federal Justice Building and United States Courthouse, Miami, Florida, this 18th day of February, 2021. _______________________________ JAMES LAWRENCE KING UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE cc: Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Becerra Markela Plain, pro se All counsel of record 2

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