McAllister v. Social Security

Filing 18

ORDER Adopting 17 Report and Recommendation for Denying Plaintiff's 14 Motion for Summary Judgment and Granting Defendant's 16 Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by District Judge George Caram Steeh. (BSau)

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Case 2:19-cv-13587-GCS-EAS ECF No. 18, PageID.528 Filed 02/18/21 Page 1 of 2 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN SOUTHERN DIVISION SHAYLA TABITHA McALLISTER, Plaintiff, Case No. 19-CV-13587 vs. HON. GEORGE CARAM STEEH COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant. _____________________________/ ORDER ACCEPTING R&R [ECF No. 17], DENYING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT [ECF No. 14] AND GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT [ECF No. 16] Plaintiff Shayla Tabitha McAllister brought this action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 405(g), challenging the final decision of defendant Commissioner of Social Security denying her application for supplemental security income under the Social Security Act. Both parties filed summary judgment motions (ECF No. 14; ECF No. 16) that were referred to the Magistrate Judge for Report and Recommendation (“R&R”). The Magistrate Judge issued her R&R on February 1, 2021, recommending that plaintiff’s motion be denied, defendant’s motion be granted and the ALJ’s decision be affirmed under sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g). No timely objections were filed to the R&R. The court has reviewed -1- Case 2:19-cv-13587-GCS-EAS ECF No. 18, PageID.529 Filed 02/18/21 Page 2 of 2 the file, record, and magistrate judge's R&R. This court agrees with the analysis conducted by the Magistrate Judge, and therefore accepts her recommendation. Now, therefore, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that plaintiff’s motion for summary judgment [ECF No. 14] is DENIED. IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that defendant’s motion for summary judgment [ECF No. 16] is GRANTED. IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that judgment enter for defendant. Dated: February 18, 2021 s/George Caram Steeh GEORGE CARAM STEEH UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE Copies of this Order were served upon attorneys of record on February 18, 2021, by electronic and/or ordinary mail. s/Brianna Sauve Deputy Clerk -2-

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