Stokes v. Social Security Administration Commissioner, No. 2:2014cv02181 - Document 12 (W.D. Ark. 2015)

Court Description: JUDGMENT REVERSING THE DECISION OF THE COMMISSIONER AND REMANDING THIS CASE TO THE COMMISSIONER FOR FURTHER CONSIDERATION PURSUANT TO SENTENCE FOUR of 42 U.S.C. 405(g) as set forth in the 11 Memorandum Opinion. Signed by Honorable Barry A. Bryant on July 30, 2015. (hnc)
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Stokes v. Social Security Administration Commissioner Doc. 12 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS FORT SMITH DIVISION MARIETTA STOKES v. PLAINTIFF Civil No. 2:14-cv-2181 CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner Social Security Administration DEFENDANT JUDGMENT For reasons stated in the memorandum opinion of this date, I hereby reverse the decision of the Commissioner and remand this case for further consideration pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g). If Plaintiff wishes to request an award of attorney’s fees and costs under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), 28 U.S.C. § 2412, an application may be filed up to thirty (30) days after the judgment becomes “not appealable” i.e., thirty (30) days after the sixty (60) day time for appeal has ended. See Shalala v. Schaefer, 509 U.S. 292, 296 (1993); 28 U.S.C. §§ 2412(d)(1)(B),(d)(2)(G) IT IS SO ORDERED this 30th day of July, 2015. /s/ Barry A. Bryant HON. BARRY A. BRYANT U.S. MAGISTRATE JUDGE -1- Dockets.Justia.com