Lee v. Commissioner of Social Security (PLR2)
ORDER: The Court agrees with the R&R and hereby ADOPTS it. For the reasons stated in the R&R, Lees motion for judgment on the pleadings 14 is DENIED;the Commissioners motion for summary judgment 16 is GRANTED; and this suit is DISMISSED with prejudice. Signed by District Judge Pamela L Reeves on 3/7/18. (ABF)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF TENNESSEE
NANCY A. BERRYHILL,
Acting Commissioner of Social Security,
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER
Before the Court is United States Magistrate Judge Corker’s Report and Recommendation
(“R&R”) [D. 19]. James Lee filed a motion for judgment on the pleadings [D. 14], and the Commissioner of Social Security moved for summary judgment on Lee’s claim [D. 16]. Judge Corker
recommends that Lee’s motion be denied, and that the Commissioner’s motion be granted. There
have been no objections to the R&R, and enough time has passed to treat any objection as forfeited.
See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1); FED. R. CIV. P. 72(b)(2).
After reviewing the record, the Court agrees with the R&R and hereby ADOPTS it. For
the reasons stated in the R&R, Lee’s motion for judgment on the pleadings [D. 14] is DENIED;
the Commissioner’s motion for summary judgment [D. 16] is GRANTED; and this suit is DISMISSED with prejudice.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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UNITED STATES DISTRICT
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
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