United States District Court, M.D. North Carolina
February 25, 2014
JULIETTE N. FINNEY, Plaintiff,
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, Defendant.
THOMAS D. SCHROEDER, District Judge.
The Recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge was filed with the court on January 17, 2014, and, in accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 636(b) served on the parties in this action. Plaintiff filed an objection within the time specified by section 636 (Doc. 19), and Defendant filed a response (Doc. 21).
The court has reviewed the portions of the Magistrate Judge's Recommendation to which objection was made and has made a de novo determination, which is in accord with the Magistrate Judge's Recommendation. The court therefore adopts the Magistrate Judge's Recommendation.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment (Doc. 9) is DENIED, Defendant's Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings (Doc. 14) is GRANTED, the final decision of the Commissioner is AFFIRMED, and this action is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE.