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Tag Archives: Supplemental Security Income

Administrative: Supplemental Security Income-Denial of Benefits-Residual Functional Capacity

Plaintiff appealed from the denial of his application for supplemental security income. Although plaintiff was found to suffer from borderline intellectual functioning, learning delays, schizoaffective disorder, and mood, personality, and anxiety disorders, an ALJ concluded that plaintiff could perform his ...

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Administrative: Supplemental Security Income-Severity Requirement-Weight of Expert Opinion

Plaintiff applied for supplemental security income. At a hearing where a psychological expert, plaintiff’s counselor and a vocational expert testified, the ALJ granted no weight to the counselor’s opinion and concluded that plaintiff’s impairments did not equal the severity of ...

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Administrative: Social Security Disability Benefits-Supplemental Security Income-Failure to Meet Listed Impairment

Petitioner appealed the district court’s judgment affirming the denial of petitioner’s application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income. Where substantial evidence supported the ALJ’s finding that petitioner’s impairments did not meet any listings and where petitioner’s post-hearing evidence ...

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Administrative: Supplemental Security Income-Denial of Application-Residual Functional Capacity Determination

Plaintiff appealed the district court’s upholding of the denial of plaintiff’s application for supplemental security income, challenging the administrative law judge’s determination of plaintiff’s residual functional capacity Where the ALJ gave valid reasons to discount plaintiff’s subjected mental complaint and ...

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