CASE PROCESSING PROCEDURES;PROCEDURES BEFORE THE BOARD – Weight Given to ALJ's Proposed Decision: Findings, Conclusions, Credibility Resolutions
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1107.02000 – Weight Given to ALJ’s Proposed Decision: Findings, Conclusions, Credibility Resolutions
The Board grants great deference to the ALJ's credibility determinations because the ALJ, who conducts the hearing, is in a better position to make accurate credibility resolutions; Absent any evidence in the record to support overturning the ALJ's findings; p. 3.