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Administrative – Social Security Disability – Subjective Pain Review – Post-Coverage Period Surgery — Treating Physician’s Notes (access required)

Smith v. Berryhill (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-137-17, 13 pp.) (Richard Mark Gergel, J.) 9:16-cv-02761; D.S.C. Holding: It was not until after plaintiff’s insured period had already ended that her surgeon found plaintiff’s cervical condition necessitated a second surgery; however, the ...

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Administrative – Medicaid Waiver Program – Policy vs. Regulation – Civil Practice – Official Capacity Claim (access required)

Timpson v. Haley (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-060-17, 6 pp.) (Mary Geiger Lewis, J.) 6:16-cv-01174; D.S.C. Holding: Plaintiffs allege that, without promulgating regulations in accordance with the South Carolina Administrative Procedures Act, defendants have imposed rules that limit Medicaid-waiver program services ...

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