IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
July 27, 2012
ROBERT E. BUTLER, PLAINTIFF,
MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Stiehl, District Judge:
Before the Court is the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Clifford J. Proud (Doc. 26). It recommends that the Commissioner of Social Security's final decision denying plaintiff Robert E. Butler Disability Insurance Benefits and Supplemental Security Income be reversed and that this matter be remanded to the Commissioner for rehearing and reconsideration of the evidence, pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g). The Report and Recommendation included a notice that objections were to be filed on or before April 30, 2012. To date, no objections have been filed.
Upon review of the record, the Court ADOPTS the Report and Recommendation (Doc. 26). The Commissioner's decision is REVERSED and this matter is REMANDED to the Commissioner for rehearing and reconsideration of the evidence pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g). The Clerk of the Court is directed to enter judgment accordingly. Each party shall bear its own costs.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
WILLIAM D. STIEHL DISTRICT JUDGE
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