Lamb v. Commissioner for Social Security Administration, No. 1:2019cv01091 - Document 18 (S.D. Ohio 2021)

Court Description: DECISION AND ENTRY adopting Report and Recommendations re 17 Report and Recommendations. Signed by Judge Timothy S. Black on 2/16/2021. (rrs)
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Lamb v. Commissioner for Social Security Administration Doc. 18 Case: 1:19-cv-01091-TSB-KLL Doc #: 18 Filed: 02/16/21 Page: 1 of 2 PAGEID #: 1399 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF OHIO WESTERN DIVISION KENDRA LAMB, Plaintiff, vs. COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant. : : : : : : : : : : Case No. 1:19-cv-1091 Judge Timothy S. Black Magistrate Judge Karen L. Litkovitz DECISION AND ENTRY ADOPTING THE REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION OF THE UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE (Doc. 17) This case is before the Court pursuant to the Order of General Reference to United States Magistrate Judge Karen L. Litkovitz. Pursuant to such reference, the Magistrate Judge reviewed the pleadings filed with this Court and, on December 23, 2020, submitted a Report and Recommendation. (Doc. 17). No objections were filed. As required by 28 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 finds that the Report and Recommendation (Doc. 17) should be and is hereby adopted in its entirety. Accordingly, for the reasons stated above: 1. The Report and Recommendation (Doc. 17) is hereby ADOPTED; 2. The decision of the Commissioner denying Plaintiff’s disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income applications is REVERSED; Case: 1:19-cv-01091-TSB-KLL Doc #: 18 Filed: 02/16/21 Page: 2 of 2 PAGEID #: 1400 3. This matter is REMANDED under sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) for further proceedings consistent with the findings of the Report and Recommendation (Doc. 17); 4. As no further matters remain pending for this Court’s review, the Clerk shall enter judgement accordingly, whereupon this case is TERMINATED from the docket of this Court. IT IS SO ORDERED. Date: s/Timothy S. Black Timothy S. Black United States District Judge 2/16/2021 2