Taylor v. Social Security Administration Commissioner, No. 4:2010cv04026 - Document 14 (W.D. Ark. 2010)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Honorable Barry A. Bryant on July 15, 2010. (cap)
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Taylor v. Social Security Administration Commissioner Doc. 14 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS TEXARKANA DIVISION CUTIE K. TAYLOR vs. PLAINTIFF Civil No. 4:10-cv-04026 MICHAEL J. ASTRUE Commissioner, Social Security Administration DEFENDANT MEMORANDUM OPINION Before this Court is Defendant s Motion to Reverse and Remand. (Doc. No. 11). The parties have consented to the jurisdiction of a magistrate judge to conduct any and all proceedings in this case, including conducting the trial, ordering the entry of a final judgment, and conducting all post-judgment proceedings. (Doc. No. 5). Pursuant to this authority, this Court issues this Order. On July 9, 2010, Defendant filed the present Motion. (Doc. No. 11). Defendant requests a remand so that the administrative law judge may further develop the record, including update the medical record, evaluate Plaintiff s mental impairments, assess Plaintiff s residual functional capacity, assess the impact of Plaintiff s mental and physical impairments on her ability to perform sustained work activity, possibly obtain expert testimony, and possibly consider testimony from a vocational expert. Id. Plaintiff has responded to this Motion and does not object. (Doc. No. 13). Accordingly, Defendant s Motion to Reverse and Remand (Doc. No. 11) is GRANTED. A judgment incorporating these findings will be entered pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 52 and 58. ENTERED this 15th day of July, 2010. s/ Barry A. Bryant HON. BARRY A. BRYANT U. S. MAGISTRATE JUDGE 1 Dockets.Justia.com