Bruce v. Commissioner of Social Security, No. 1:2016cv00758 - Document 17 (S.D. Ohio 2017)

Court Description: DECISION AND ENTRY ADOPTING THE 16 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE. The Commissioner's decision is REVERSED and REMANDED for further proceedings. This case is TERMINATED on the docket of this Court. Signed by Judge Timothy S. Black on 9/11/17. (gs)
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Bruce v. Commissioner of Social Security Doc. 17 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF OHIO WESTERN DIVISION LAURA J. BRUCE, Plaintiff, vs. COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant. : : : : : : : : : Case No. 1:16-cv-758 Judge Timothy S. Black Magistrate Judge Karen Litkovitz DECISION AND ENTRY ADOPTING THE REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE (Doc. 16) This case is before the Court pursuant to the Order of General Reference in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio Western Division to United States Magistrate Judge Karen L. Litkovitz. Pursuant to such reference, the Magistrate Judge reviewed the pleadings filed with this Court, and, on August 7, 2017, submitted a Report and Recommendations. (Doc. 16). No objections were filed. As required by 29 U.S.C. § 636(b) and Fed. R. Civ. P. 72(b), the Court has reviewed the comprehensive findings of the Magistrate Judge and considered de novo all of the filings in this matter. Upon consideration of the foregoing, the Court does determine that such Report and Recommendations should be and is hereby adopted in its entirety. Accordingly: 1. The Report and Recommendations (Doc. 16) is ADOPTED; 2. The Commissioner’s decision is REVERSED and REMANDED for further proceedings; and Dockets.Justia.com 3. The Clerk shall enter judgment accordingly, whereupon this case is TERMINATED on the docket of this Court. IT IS SO ORDERED. Date: ____________ 9/11/17 _______________________ Timothy S. Black United States District Judge 2