Former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky appeal hearing set for December

Posted: 8:00 PM EDT Oct 25, 2012   Updated: 6:36 AM EDT Oct 26, 2012

Jerry Sandusky is headed back to court to start contesting his conviction.

Judge John Cleland has scheduled an appeal hearing for December 10th to hear more about Sandusky's post-sentencing motions.

The former assistant Penn State football coach has been calling for a new trial or for the charges against him to be dropped.

He is currently in prison serving 30-60 years for sexually molesting 10 boys over a 15-year period.