Slagle v. Commissioner of Social Security
ORDER APPROVING AND ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION 21 ; granting motion for award of fees 16 , as amended by 18 ; Judgment to issue; signed by Judge Janet T. Neff (Judge Janet T. Neff, rmw)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
WESTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN
LEON JEFFERY SLAGLE,
Case No. 1:15-cv-1178
HON. JANET T. NEFF
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY,
ORDER APPROVING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
This is a civil action filed pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 405(g). Plaintiff filed a Motion for
Award of Attorney Fees Pursuant to the Equal Access to Justice Act (ECF No. 16, as amended by
ECF No. 18). The matter was referred to the Magistrate Judge, who issued a Report and
Recommendation on November 10, 2017, recommending that this Court grant the motion. The
Report and Recommendation was duly served on the parties. No objections have been filed
pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(C). Therefore,
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation of the Magistrate
Judge (ECF No. 21) is APPROVED and ADOPTED as the opinion of the Court.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Motion for Award of Attorney Fees Pursuant to
the Equal Access to Justice Act (ECF No. 16, as amended by ECF No. 18) is GRANTED for the
reasons stated in the Report and Recommendation.
A Judgment will be entered consistent with this Order.
Dated: November 28, 2017
/s/ Janet T. Neff
JANET T. NEFF
United States District Judge
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