Superior Court Judge Howard Manning steps down from his seat and listens as a witness testifies as he presides over a Leandro education hearing in a Wake County courtroom on July 23, 2015. Manning retires at the end of the month, but said he'll keep control of Leandro in retirement.
Superior Court Judge Howard Manning steps down from his seat and listens as a witness testifies as he presides over a Leandro education hearing in a Wake County courtroom on July 23, 2015. Manning retires at the end of the month, but said he'll keep control of Leandro in retirement. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Superior Court Judge Howard Manning steps down from his seat and listens as a witness testifies as he presides over a Leandro education hearing in a Wake County courtroom on July 23, 2015. Manning retires at the end of the month, but said he'll keep control of Leandro in retirement. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

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