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July 17, 2012 9:54 AM

Ex-teacher faces October hearing in teen sex case

A preliminary hearing was scheduled in October for a former high school teacher from Modesto accused of having oral sex with a student in 1998. James Hooker gained national attention earlier this year after he left his wife and children and quit his job to move in with an 18-year-old student.

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