Carter v. Social Security Administration Commissioner, No. 3:2016cv03118 - Document 7 (W.D. Ark. 2017)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER granting 6 Motion to Dismiss. Signed by Honorable Mark E. Ford on January 26, 2017. (tg)
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Carter v. Social Security Administration Commissioner Doc. 7 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS HARRISON DIVISION JOHNNIE I. CARTER v. PLAINTIFF CIVIL NO. 2:16-cv-3118-MEF CAROLYN COLVIN, Commissioner Social Security Administration DEFENDANT MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER Plaintiff, Johnnie Carter, brings this action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) seeking judicial review of a decision of the Commissioner of Social Security (“Commissioner”). (ECF No. 1) On November 15, 2016, the undersigned entered a text only order denying Plaintiff’s Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperis and directing payment of the filing fee. On January 20, 2017, Plaintiff filed a Motion to Dismiss indicating that he does not wish to pay the filing fee and requesting that the case be dismissed. (ECF No. 6) Accordingly, Plaintiff’s Motion to Dismiss is hereby granted, and the clerk is directed to dismiss Plaintiff’s case with prejudice. DATED this the 26th day of January, 2017. Mark E. Ford /s/ HONORABLE MARK E. FORD UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE