United States District Court, E.D. Washington
October 17, 2014
LISA NICHOLS, Plaintiff,
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, Defendant.
ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
ROSANNA MALOUF PETERSON, Chief District Judge.
BEFORE THE COURT is Magistrate Judge Bianchini's February 28, 2014, Report and Recommendation to Deny Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment, ECF No. 28. Plaintiff is represented by D. James Tree. Assistant Attorney General Benjamin J. Groebner and Assistant United States Attorney Pamela J. DeRusha represent Defendant. On March 14, 2014, Plaintiff filed timely objections to the Report and Recommendation. ECF No. 29. Defendant filed a response on March 25, 2014. ECF No. 30.
The Court has reviewed and considered Plaintiff's "Objection to Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation." ECF No. 29. Having reviewed the February 28, 2014, Report and Recommendation, ECF No. 28, and considered Plaintiff's objections thereto, the February 28, 2014, Report and Recommendation, ECF No. 28, is ADOPTED in its entirety.
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED:
1. Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment, ECF No. 23, is GRANTED.
2. Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment, ECF No. 22, is DENIED.
3. The parties shall bear their own costs.
IT IS SO ORDERED. The District Court Clerk is directed to file this Order, provide a copy to counsel and CLOSE THE FILE.