Ronald Phillips, Plaintiff-appellant, v. Secretary of Health and Human Services, Defendant-appellee, 891 F.2d 292 (6th Cir. 1989)Annotate this Case
Dec. 5, 1989
Before KRUPANSKY and RYAN, Circuit Judges, and EDWARD H. JOHNSTONE, Chief District Judge* .
Plaintiff-appellant, Ronald Phillips, has appealed from the decision of the district court granting summary judgment in favor of the Secretary of Health and Human Services (Secretary), denying Phillips's application for disability insurance benefits. Upon review of the claimant's assignments of error, the record in its entirety, and the briefs of the parties, this court concludes that the Secretary's denial of disability benefits is supported by substantial evidence.
Accordingly, the summary judgment in favor of the Secretary is AFFIRMED for the reasons stated in the Magistrate's Report of June 20, 1988 as adopted by the district court on February 27, 1989.
Hon. Edward H. Johnstone, Chief United States District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky, sitting by designation