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Medhaug v. Astrue, No. 08-2751

District court's order overturning a denial of claimant's disability insurance benefits is reversed and the order denying benefits is affirmed where ALJ's finding that petitioner retained the ability to perform his past relevant work is supported by substantial evidence on the record as a whole.       

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Appellate Information

Submitted: May 12, 2009

Filed: August 26, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Riley, Circuit Judge