Decisions by Judge Mark W. Bennett
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-Lindstrom v. Astrue (Plaintiff’s Application for Attorney Fees Under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA); the court awarded EAJA fees directly to the prevailing party’s attorney pursuant to the recent Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals holding in Ratliff v. Astrue, 540 F.3d 800 (8th Cir. 2008) (holding that “EAJA attorneys’ fees are awarded to prevailing parties’ attorneys.”)) 01/05/2009