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TONIGHT ON "NEWSWATCH,"

CHAOS IN A CAIRO COURT.

CBN NEWS IS IN EGYPT AS THE

TRIAL OF MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD

LEADERS BEGIN.

Wendy: PLUS, HOW THE

GOVERNOR'S RACE IN VIRGINIA

COULD HAVE AN IMPACT ON THE

REST OF THE NATION AND THE

REPUBLICAN PARTY.

Mark: AND A LOOK AT THE

GROWING PROBLEM OF PORN

ADDICTION AMONG WOMEN.

ALL OF THIS AND MORE TONIGHT

ON "NEWSWATCH".

GOOD EVENING.

I'M MARK MARTIN.

Wendy: AND I'M WENDY

GRIFFITH.

CHAOS IN AN EGYPTIAN

COURTROOM A DAY AS THE TRIAL

OF THE COUNTRY'S FIR

DEMOCRATICALLY ELECTED

PRESIDENT GOT UNDER WAY.

Mark: SECURITY HAS BEEN

TIGHTENED AS MO MOHAMMED

MORSI FACES CHARGES IN

INCITING VIOLENCE.

George: IT IS HARD TO

IMAGINE THAT MORE THAN TWO

AND A HALF YEARS AGO IN THIS

VERY SPOT, THE FAMOUS TAHRIR

SQUARE, BECAME THE FOCAL

POINT FOR TENS OF THOUSANDS

OF EYPTIANS WHO WERE

CHANTING, CALLING FOR

FREEDOM, CALLING FOR THE

REMOVAL OF THEN PRESIDENT

HOSNI MUBARAK.

THIS WEEK, ANOTHER TURN OF

EVENTS IN THIS NATION, THE

TRIAL OF MOHAMMED MORSI AND

14 TOP LIEUTENANTS IN THE

MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD.

EGYPTIANS SAW MORSI FOR THE

FIRST TIME SINCE HIS REMOVAL

FOUR MONTHS AGO.

HE STRUCK A DEFIANT TONE THE

MOMENT HE ENTERED THE

COURTROOM.

"I AM THE LEGITIMATE

PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC,"

HE TOLD THE JUDGE IN A LOUD

VOICE.

I AM HERE AGAINST MY WILL.

HE EVEN REFUSED TO WEAR A

PRISON UNIFORM.

INSTEAD, HE WORE A DARK

SUIT.

HE IS THE HEAD OF THIS

COURT.

HE REFUSES TO WEAR THE

DEFENDANT'S CLOTHES BECAUSE

HE IS NOT A DEFENDANT.

George: MORSI AND 14

OTHER LEADERS ARE CHARGED

AND COULD FACE THE DEATH

PENALTY IF CONVICTED.

THERE IS ANGER ACROSS THE

NATION.

THIS IS A SHORT TRIAL.

WE ARE TELLING THE JUDGES OF

EGYPT NOT TO TAKE PART IN

THIS TRIAL.

MORSI WAS THE FIRST

DEMOCRATICALLY ELECTED

PRESIDENT.

BUT AFTER ONE YEAR IN

OFFICE, EYPTIANS HAD HAD

ENOUGH OF HIM.

THEIR POWERFUL ARMY REMOVED

HIM FROM OFFICE.

MANY DEFEND THE MOVES

AGAINST MORSI.

THE MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD

FAILED TO COME UP WITH ANY

GOOD POLITICAL OR ECONOMIC

SOLUTIONS, AND, INSTEAD,

FOCUSED ON TRYING TO TURN

THE SOCIETY MORE ISLAMIC.

George: SINCE THE

MILITARY TAKEOVER,

AUTHORITIES HAVE THROWN

THOUSANDS OF BROTHERHOOD

MEMBERS IN JAIL.

HUNDREDS OF PRO-MORSI

SUPPORTERS HAVE BEEN

KILLED.

AND NOW THERE IS GROWING

CONCERN AMONG SOME THAT

EGYPT IS TURNING INTO A

MILITARY DICTATORSHIP.

THE POLITICAL DIRECTION

OF OUR COUNTRY IS TURNING

MORE MILITARY.

AS LONG AS THE ARMY IS

RULING EGYPT, THE CURRENT

PRESIDENT DOES NOT REPRESENT

US.

George: MEANWHILE, SOME

20,000 SECURITY FORCES ARE

ON THE STREETS TO PREVENT

ANY POTENTIAL UNREST.

FOLLOWING TODAY'S COURTROOM

CHAOS, THE JUDGE ADJOURNED

TWICE AND IN THE END

POSTPONED THE TRIAL TO

JANUARY.

GEORGE THOMAS, CBN NEWS.

Mark: IN IRAN, TENS OF

THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE PACKED

THE STREETS OF TEHRAN IN THE

BIGGEST ANTI-AMERICAN

PROTEST IN YEARS.

THE DEMONSTRATIONS HAPPEN

EVERY YEAR TO MARK THE

ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1979

EMBASSY TAKEOVER.

52 AMERICANS WERE HELD

HOSTAGE FOR MORE THAN A

YEAR.

AT THIS YEAR'S PROTEST,

CROWDS OF IRANIANS SHOUTED

DEATH TO AMERICA AND DEATH

TO ISRAEL AS THEY BURNED

AMERICAN AND ISRAELI FLAGS.

MANY OF THOSE PROTESTORS ARE

OPPONENTS OF IRAN'S NUCLEAR

TALKS WITH THE U.S.

THEY SAY THEY WILL CONTINUE

TO SPEAK OUT AGAINST

PRESIDENT ROUHANI'S OUTRAGE

TO WASHINGTON.

THIS SEPTEMBER WAS THE FIRST

TIME DIRECT TALKS BETWEEN

THE U.S. AND IRAN WERE HELD

SINCE 1979.

Wendy: AN AMERICAN

PASTORED IMPRISONED IN IRAN

IS SAID TO BE FACING

LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS

AFTER A RECENT PRISON

TRANSFER.

THE AMERICAN CENTER FOR LAW

AND JUSTICE REPORTS SAEED

ABEDINI HAS BEEN MOVED TO

RAJASHAR PRISON, KNOWN TO BE

EVEN MORE DANGEROUS THAN

EVAN PRISON, WHERE HE WAS

BEING JAILED.

PASTOR SAEED IS IN AWARD

WITH MEN CONVICTED FOR

THINGS LIKE RAPE AND

MURDER.

FAMILY MEMBERS TRIED TO

VISIT THE PASTOR TODAY, BUT

WERE TOLD HE IS NOT ALLOWED

TO HAVE VISITORS IN THIS NEW

PRISON.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HOW

YOU CAN HELP PUSH FOR PASTOR

SAEED'S RELEASE, VISIT OUR

WEBSITE AT CBNNEWS.COM.

Mark: THE SYRIAN

GOVERNMENT VOWS ALL CHILDREN

IN THE CHILDREN WILL BE

VACCINATED AFTER CASES OF

POLIO SURFACED IN THE

NORTHEAST.

THE GOVERNMENT WILL WORK

WITH U.N. AGENCIES AND AID

GROUPS TO REACH CHILDREN,

ESPECIALLY IN AREAS HELD BY

REBELS.

THEY CONFIRM 10 POLIO CASES

AMONG BABIES AND TODDLERS.

THE WORLD HEALTH

ORGANIZATION SAYS THEY WERE

UNDERIUNDERIMMUNIZED.

RAISING A RISK IT COULD

SPREAD.

Wendy: HERE AT HOME,

THE SUPREME COURT WILL HEAR

A CASE OVER PRAYER AND

GOVERNMENT.

IT INVOLVES THE PRAYERS AT

THE START OF COUNCIL

MEETINGS IN THE SMALL TOWN

OF GREECE, NEW YORK.

THE HIGH COURT ITSELF ASKED

FOR GOD'S PROTECTION BEFORE

EVERY PUBLIC SESSION, AND IN

1983 IT RULED AN OPENING

PRAYER DOES NOT VIOLATE THE

FIRST AMENDMENT.

BUT A FEDERAL APPEALS COURT

IN NEW YORK RULED AGAINST

THE TOWN'S MEETING PRAYERS,

SAYING THAT THE PRAYERS

VIOLATED THE CONSTITUTION BY

STRESSING CHRISTIANITY.

JOINING US NOW WITH MORE ON

THIS IS DAVID COURTMAN,

SENIOR COUNCIL FOR ALLIANCE

DEFENDING FREEDOM.

DAVID, HOW TROUBLING IS IT

TO YOU THAT THE COURT RULED

AGAINST PRAYER BECAUSE THE

PRAYER STRESSED CHRISTIANITY

SPECIFICALLY?

WELL, IT'S EXTREMELY

TROUBLING FOR SEVERAL

REASONS.

FIRST OF ALL, THE PRAYERS

WERE ALLOWED TO BE GIVEN BY

VOLUNTEERS FROM THE

COMMUNITY.

THE TOWN DIDN'T TELL THEM

WHAT TO PRAY OR WHO TO PRAY

TO.

SO IT IS MERELY THE

DEMOGRAPHICS OF THE TOWN

THAT DECIDED THESE PRAYERS.

BUT I THINK WHAT IS MORE

TROUBLING IS THESE TYPES OF

PRAYERS HAVE BEEN HAPPENING

SINCE THE FOUNDING OF OUR

COUNTRY.

IN FACT, WHEN THE FIRST

AMENDMENT WAS PASSED AND

DRAFTED, THEY WERE ENGAGING

IN THESE SAME TYPE OF

PRAYERS, OVER 225 YEARS

AGO.

Wendy: DAVID, PRAYER

CASES HAVE GONE BEFORE THE

SUPREME COURT BEFORE, BUT

WHY IS THIS ONE CRITICAL?

THIS ONE IS CRITICAL FOR

SEVERAL REASONS.

AND I THINK THAT IS BECAUSE

WE SEE THE ATTACKS ON OUR

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, WE SEE

THE CENSORSHIP THAT IS AIMED

TOWARDS CHRISTIANS AND OTHER

PEOPLE OF FAITH, I THINK, ON

THE INCREASE.

SO I THINK IT IS IMPORTANT

FOR THE SUPREME COURT ONCE

AND FOR ALL TO SAY THAT

PEOPLE HAVE A RIGHT TO PRAY,

ACCORDING TO THE DICTATES OF

THEIR CONSCIENCE.

THEY SHOULDN'T BE CENSORED

IN THOSE PRAYERS.

THEY SHOULDN'T BE MADE TO

PRAY WHAT PLAINTIFFS ARE

ASKING FOR, WHICH IS A

SECULAR PRAYER, SOMETHING

LIKE "TO WHOM IT MAY

CONCERN."

Wendy: WHAT IS THE END

GAME OF THE AMERICANS UNITED

FOR SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND

STATE, WHICH BROUGHT THIS

GAME?

THE END GAME IN THIS

SITUATION IS TO ELIMINATE

ALL PUBLIC PRAYERS.

BUT WE HAVE PRAYERS ALL

THROUGHOUT THE UNITED

STATES, AT PREJUDICIAL

PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATIONS,

AND ANY TIME THERE IS A

TRAGEDY IN OUR COUNTRY.

WHAT THEY ASKED FOR IS WHAT

THEY CALL A NON-SECTARIAN

PRAYER OR SECULAR PRAYER,

WHICH IS NO PRAYER AT ALL.

I THINK THE BIGGEST PICTURE

IS THE ATTACK ON LIBERTY,

THAT THEY WANT TO CENSOR

ANYONE OF FAITH WHO SPEAKS

OUT IN THE PUBLIC ARENA.

Wendy: WHERE CAN PEOPLE

GO FOR MORE INFORMATION ON

THIS.

THEY CAN GO TO

freetopray.com AND THERE IS

INFORMATION ABOUT THE CASE.

YOU CAN SIGN UP IN SUPPORT

AND OBVIOUSLY BE IN PRAYER

FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS

FOR THE JUSTICES TO DECIDE

THE RIGHT WAY ON THIS CASE.

Wendy: ALL RIGHT.

WE WILL BE PRAYING.

THANKS DAVID, SO MUCH.

DAVID COURTMAN WITH ALLIANCE

DEFENDING FREEDOM.

THANK YOU.

Mark: MITT ROMNEY IS

SPEAKING OUT AGAINST

PRESIDENT OBAMA'S HEALTH

CARE PLAN, SAYING THE

PRESIDENT WAS NOT HONEST

WHEN HE TOLD AMERICANS THEY

WOULD BE ABLE TO KEEP THEIR

HEALTH INSURANCE.

THOSE CHARGES COME AFTER THE

OBAMACARE WEBSITES WERE DOWN

AGAIN THIS WEEKEND.

CHARLENE ISRAEL HAS THE

STORY.

Reporter: AS THE OBAMA

ADMINISTRATION SCARMBLES TO

FIX THE FAILED HEALTH CARE

ENROLLMENT WEBSITE,

REPUBLICANS ARE UPPING THEIR

ATTACKS.

FORMER REPUBLICAN

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE MITT

ROMNEY ACCUSED THE PRESIDENT

OF BEING DISHONEST WITH THE

AMERICAN PEOPLE.

I THINK THE KEY THING

THAT THE PRESIDENT IS TRYING

TO GET AWAY FROM, AND THAT

IS THAT HE TOLD ME THEY

COULD KEEP THEIR INSURANCE,

AND THAT WAS NOT THE TRUTH.

AND WHETHER YOU LIKE THE

MODEL OF OBAMACARE OR NOT,

THE FACT THAT THE PRESIDENT

SOLD IT ON A BASIS THAT WAS

NOT TRUE HAS UNDERMINED THE

FOUNDATION OF HIS SECOND

TERM.

Reporter: ROMNEY SAYS

NOW THE PRESIDENT NEEDS TO

TRY TO REBUILD THAT

FOUNDATION BY ACTUALLY

WORKING WITH CONGRESS.

SOME DEMOCRATIC LAWMAKERS

ARE ALSO FRUSTRATED WITH THE

MANY PROBLEMS WITH THE

HEALTHCARE.GOV WEBSITE.

THEY WANT IT COMPLETELY SHUT

DOWN UNTIL IT IS FIXED.

I FELT, AND I SAID THIS

DIRECTLY TO THE PRESIDENT'S

CHIEF-OF-STAFF, THEY OUGHT

TO TAKE DOWN THE WEBSITE

UNTIL IT WAS RIGHT.

THEY BELIEVE THAT THEY NEED

TO KEEP IT RUNNING, AND THAT

THEY CAN SORT OUT THE

DIFFICULTIES, THAT THEY

BROUGHT IN TECHNOLOGICAL

EXPERTS FROM A BROAD BASE OF

THE PRIVATE SECTOR.

I WOULD SAY TO THE

PRESIDENT, WHY DOESN'T HE

CALL A TIME OUT ON THIS.

Reporter: THERE ARE

ALSO NEW QUESTIONS ABOUT THE

SECURITY OF PUTTING

EVERYONE'S INFORMATION

ONLINE.

REPRESENTATIVE MIKE ROGERS

SAYS THE OBAMA

ADMINISTRATION HAS ADMITTED

THERE WAS A RISK.

THEY SAID THEY THINK THE

RISK WAS ACCEPTABLE.

THEIR INFORMATION WASN'T AT

RISK.

THE AMERICAN'S PEOPLE WAS AT

RISK.

THE REAL THREATS TO THESE

SYSTEMS, WHEN YOU HAVE

NATION STATES, ORGANIZED

CRIME, TRYING TO GET

INFORMATION THAT IS NOW

AVAILABLE ON THESE

WEBSITES.

Reporter: ROGERS SAYS

SECURITY NEEDS TO BE

STABILIZED BEFORE ANY OTHER

PROBLEMS WITH THE WEBSITE

ARE FIXED.

MEANWHILE, MILLIONS OF

AMERICANS CONTINUE TO GET

LETTERS, TELLING THEM THEIR

COVERAGE HAS BEEN

CANCELLED.

A CALIFORNIA WOMAN SUFFERING

FROM GALLBLADDER CANCER

CALLS HERSELF ONE OF THE

LOSERS.

SHE SAYS OBAMACARE IS

FORCING HER TO GIVE UP HER

WORLD CLASS HEALTH CARE, AND

SHE COULD LOSE HER WORLD

CLASS DOCTOR, TOO.

SHE ENDS UP SAYING, FOR

MEDICAL PATIENTS, CANCER

COVERAGE IS A MATTER OF LIFE

AND DEATH.

PEOPLE MAY DIE.

I GUESS THAT IS A HIGHLY

EFFECTIVE WAY TO CONTROL

MEDICAL COSTS.

PERHAPS THAT'S THE POINT.

CHARLENE ISRAEL, CBN NEWS.

Wendy: THANKS,

CHARLENE.

COMING UP, A LOOK AT THE

NATIONAL IMPACT OF ONE

STATE'S GOVERNOR'S RACE.

Wendy: VOTERS IN NEW

JERSEY AND VIRGINIA WILL

DECIDE ON THEIR NEXT

GOVERNORS TOMORROW.

IN THE VIRGINIA RACE,

DEMOCRATIC TERRY McCALLUS

AND KEN KUCHINELI ARE MAKING

IT A REVEREND ON ABOUT

CARE.

SOME RECENT SURVEYS SHOW

KUCHINELI IS ONE OR TWO

POINTS AHEAD.

McCALLUS SPORTS THE LAW,

AND PROMISED TO USE IT TO

EXPAND MEDICAID FOR HEALTH

CARE COVERAGE FOR 400,000

VIRGINIANS.

THE RACE WILL BE DECIDED BY

THE FEW PEOPLE WHO VOTE.

TURNOUT COULD BE AS LO AS

LOW A 30%, SO

GET-OUT-THE-VOTE TOMORROW.

Mark: WE HAVE RYAN

NOBLES, AT THE NBC AFFILIATE

IN RICHMOND.

AND HE IS AUTHOR OF THE BLOG

"DECISION VIRGINIA."

WHY IS THE GOVERNOR'S RACE

IN VIRGINIA GETTING SUCH

NATIONALE ATTENTION?

I THINK THERE ARE TWO

REASONS, MARK.

IT IS ONLY ONE OF TWO

STATE-WIDE ELECTIONS AFTER A

PRESIDENTIAL RACE, AND ALSO,

IT IS GETTING A LOT OF

NATIONAL ATTENTION BECAUSE

OF TERRY' McCALLUS'

CONNECTION TO THIS RACE.

THERE ARE A LOT O WHO THINK

IT COULD BE A TEST RACE FOR

HILLARY CLINTON.

Mark: BOTH REPUBLICANS

AND DEMOCRATS HAVE BEEN

TAKING A LOT OF HEAT.

WHAT ISSUES WILL COME INTO

PLAY FOR THIS STATE LEVEL

ELECTION?

BOTH SIDES HAVE REALLY

NATIONALIZED THIS ELECTION.

KEN KUCHINELI, HAS BEEN

TALKING FOR A LONG TIME

ABOUT OBAMACARE AND WHAT HE

VIEWS AS THE DAMAGING

EFFECTS.

HE OFTEN TALKED ABOUT THE

FACT HE WAS THE FIRST

ATTORNEY-GENERAL IN THE

COUNTRY TO SUE TO STOP THE

OBAMA HEALTH CARE LAW.

AND AT THE SAME TIME, TERRY

McCALLUS HAS NOT RUN AWAY

FROM IT.

HE HAS CALLED FOR AN

EXPANSION OF MEDICAID, WHICH

SOME HAVE FOUGHT AGAINST,

AND HE HAS CAMPAIGNED WITH

PRESIDENT OBAMA ON SUNDAY.

THE SHUTDOWN HAD A HUGE

IMPACT ON KEN KUCHINELI'S

CAMPAIGN BECAUSE HE TIED IT

TO SOME OF THE MORE VOCAL

VOICES IN WASHINGTON.

Mark: LET'S TALK ABOUT

HOW MUCH IMPACT THIS

ELECTION COULD HAVE ON

RESHAPING THE REPUBLICAN

PARTY.

THAT IS PROBABLY THE

NUMBER ONE QUESTION THAT

WILL COME OUT OF VIRGINIA:

IS THIS GOING TO BE AN

AWAKENING FOR THE REPUBLICAN

PARTY THAT HAS LEANED

HEAVILY ON THE TEA PARTY.

THERE IS NO DOUBT THAT KEN

IS A TEA PARTY REPUBLICAN.

HE HAS HAD RAND PAUL AND RON

PAUL, SOME HEAVY

LIBERTARIANS COME IN TO

SUPPORT HIM.

HE HAS NOT RUN AWAY FROM

THAT TEA PARTY MESSAGE.

AS A RESULT, HE HAS NOT SEEN

SOME OF THE FINANCIAL

CONTRIBUTIONS WHO RUSSIANS

WH REPUBLICANS WHO ARE A

LITTLE MORE MODERATE HAVE

SEEN.

AND CHRIS CHRISTIE, WHO IS

MUCH MORE TO THE MIDDLE, AND

HAS NOT EMBRACED THE TEA

PARTY IN THE SAME WAY, HE IS

IN A BLUE STATE, AND COULD

RUN UP TO A 30 PERCENTAGE

POINT LEAD.

IT IS CERTAINLY GOING TO

HAVE REPUBLICANS ACROSS THE

COUNTRY ASKING THE QUESTION

ABOUT HOW THEY MOVE FORWARD

AS A PARTY IN THE YEARS

GOING FORWARD.

Mark: RYAN, SOME RECENT

POLLS SHOW A SLIGHT SURGE

FOR KEN KUCHINELI.

IS THERE A CHANCE HE COULD

BE ELECTED?

I DON'T THINK THERE IS.

HE HAS TO HOPE FOR A VERY

LOW VOTER TURNOUT.

THE ONE BRIGHT LIGHT HE HAS

SEEN IN THE POLLING IS THERE

IS A BIT BETTER ENTHUSIASM

GAP FOR HIM, IN TERMS OF HIS

VOTERS BEING SOLIDLY BEHIND

HIM.

Mark: RYAN NOBLES,

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INSIGHTS

TODAY.

THANK YOU, MARK.

Wendy: UP NEXT, WOMEN

AND PORN.

WHY MORE AND MORE FEMALES

ARE FALLING INTO ADDICTION.

Wendy: MOST PEOPLE

THINK OF PORN SOMETHING ONLY

MEN STRUGGLE WITH, SO IT

MIGHT BE SURPRISING TO LEARN

A THIRD OF THE MILLIONS OF

AMERICANS WHO VISIT PORN

SITES ON THE WEB ARE WOMEN.

A.

Mark: A NEW RESEARCH

POLL FINDS 8% OF WOMEN ADMIT

TO WATCHING ADULT VIDEOS

ONLINE, AND JUST LIKE THE

MEN, THEY'RE GETTING

HOOKED.

Wendy: PAUL STRAND HAS

MORE IN TONIGHT'S FOCUS

REPORT.

Reporter: PORNOGRAPHY

HAS BEEN A SERIOUS PROBLEM

FOR DECADES, AND IT HAS ONLY

BECOME WORSE IN THE INTERNET

AGE.

ADDICTION HAS SKYROCKETED,

EVEN AMONG CHRISTIAN MEN.

YOU MAY THINK PORNOGRAPHY IS

A PROBLEM JUST FOR THE

MALES, BUT THEY WILL TELL

YOU THESE DAYS IT IS

DEFINITELY A PROBLEM FOR THE

FEMALES AS WELL.

A PROBLEM THAT TURNED

PERSONAL FOR CHRISTIAN

WRITER AND LECTURER SHELLEY

HIT.

WE WERE IN MINISTRY -- MY

HUSBAND WAS IN FULL-TIME

MINISTRY.

AND WE WERE ACTIVE IN OUR

CHURCH.

SO I KNEW BETTER.

EVERY TIME I WOULD GET BEAT

UP BY THE ENEMY AND BY

MYSELF.

Reporter: IT STARTED

OFF SOFT CORE, BUT SHE LIKE

NS TO SOMETHING THAT SLOWLY

INCREASES.

IF SATAN WOULD HAVE COME

TO ME AND SAID, LOOK AT THIS

HARD CORD PORN, I WOULD HAVE

JUMPED OUT AND SAID NO WAY.

Reporter: SHE FOUND THE

COURAGE TO CONFESS TO

HUSBAND, C.J.

I SAID, I NEED HELP.

I CAN'T STOP.

I DON'T KNOW WHAT TO DO.

BUT I KNOW THIS IS GOING TO

DESTROY ME.

IT COULD DESTROY OUR

MARRIAGE.

AND I ASKED HIM IF I COULD

GO TO COUNSELLING.

Reporter: THEN CAME

ANOTHER SURPRISE FOR

SHELLEY.

C.J. WAS BATTLING HIS OWN

PORN ADDICTION.

I I WAS ABLE TO EASILY

SHOW HER GRACE BECAUSE I

FELT SO DIRTY MYSELF, AND

REALIZING THE SHAME, AND THE

UGLINESS OF THE ADDICTION.

Reporter: BUT HE HAD

NEVER PLANNED TO TELL HIS

WIFE.

THERE IS NO WAY I CAN LET

SHELLEY KNOW THIS.

SHE'LL JUST FEEL HURT.

Reporter: HE FINALLY

OPENED UP, AND THEY BEGAN A

STEADY BATTLE TO HEAL

THROUGH MARRIAGE.

THEY REPENTED, ASKED FOR

FORGIVENESS, AND LEANED ON

GOD MORE THAN EVER BEFORE.

THEY HAVE FILTERS ON

COMPUTERS, CAREFULLY

GUARDING THEIR SENSES, AND

MOST IMPORTANT, ENLISTING

ACCOUNTABILITY PARTNERS.

SOMEBODY I KNEW I COULD

TRUST, WHO WOULD SHOW ME

GRACE, BUT WOULD ASK ME THE

HARD QUESTIONS.

THERE IS HEALING THAT

COMES WHEN YOU CAN SHARE IT

WITH A BROTHER THAT CAN PRAY

WITH YOU, SOMEONE WHO CAN

EVEN RELATE WITH YOUR

STRUGGLE.

Reporter: AFTER

COUNSELLING CAME

DELIVERANCE.

AND THEN SHELLEY SENSED GOD

WANTED HER TO TAKE THE MOST

DIFFICULT STEP OF ALL, GOING

PUBLIC.

THAT WAS 10 YEARS AGO,

AND THEN THIS YEAR I FINALLY

OBEYED.

Reporter: THAT LED TO

THE BOOK "A CHRISTIAN

WOMAN'S GUIDE TO BREAKING

FREE FROM PORNOGRAPHY."

AND SHELLEY BEGAN TO CONFESS

DURING CHRISTIAN WOMEN AND

YOUNG LADIES.

EVERY TIME I WOULD SHARE

IT, IT NEVER FAILED, A WOMAN

OR A TEEN GIRL, SOMEONE

WOULD COME UP TO ME, AND

MANY TIMES IT WAS FOR THE

FIRST TIME, THAT THEY

STRUGGLED.

Reporter: ONE LADY

SHOCKED SCHELL.

I AM ON A CHRISTIAN

COLLEGE CAMPUS, AND I AM THE

CHAPLAIN, AND ALMOST EVERY

GIRL ON OUR FLOOR STRUGGLES

WITH PORNOGRAPHY.

Reporter: THE GROWTH OF

THIS PROBLEM LED TO

CHRISTIAN-BASED

CHRISTIAN-BASED WITHTHER

SPOON INSTITUTE TO SEEK

SOLUTIONS.

FEMALES, CONSISTENTLY, WE

FIND, REPRESENT

APPROXIMATELY 30% OF

INTERNET PORNOGRAPHY

CONSUMERS.

A THIRD, ESSENTIALLY.

Reporter: FOR THEIR

BOOK, SHELLEY AND HER

CO-AUTHOR SURVEYED CHRISTIAN

WOMEN AND CAME UP WITH

STUNNING NUMBERS.

19% OF CHRISTIAN WOMEN

AND TEEN GIRLS SAY THEY'RE

NOT JUST EXPOSED TO IT, BUT

THEY'RE ADDICTED.

OF THOSE WHO SAID THEY WERE

EXPOSED TO PORNOGRAPHY, 44%

SAID THEY FELT HOPELESS IN

OVERCOMING IT.

Reporter: BUT SHELLEY

AND C.J. ARE LIVING

TESTIMONY, PEOPLE WILLING TO

FIGHT THEIR WAY OUT CAN

OVERCOME.

I HAVE BEEN THERE.

CHRIST HAS SET ME FREE.

IT HAS NOT BEEN AN EASY

PATH.

I STILL AT TIMES STRUGGLE.

BUT THERE IS FREEDOM.

Reporter: THEY SAY THIS

FREEDOM HAS BROUGHT A NEW

LEVEL OF INTIMACY TO THEIR

MARRIAGE.

THERE IS AN ECSTASY AND A

PEACE AND JOY AND ELATION

THAT PORNOGRAPHY NEVER WILL

BRING.

Reporter: THE GOOD NEWS

IS, NO MATTER HOW DEEP

YOU'RE IN, NO MATTER HOW

ADDICTED, THERE IS HOPE,

THERE IS DELIVERANCE.

PAUL STRAND, CBN NEWS,

REPORTING FROM COLORADO

SPRINGS, COLORADO.

Mark: THERE IS ALWAYS

HOPE.

UP NEXT, HOW THREE BROTHERS

FOUND EACH OTHER AFTER A

LIFETIME LIVING ACROSS THE

COUNTRY.

Wendy: CAN YOU MISS

SOMEONE YOU'VE NEVER MET?

Mark: LONG-LOST

BROTHERS MEETING FOR THE

FIRST TIME THINK SO.

THEY HAVE THE SAME MOTHER,

BUT GREW UP APART.

70-YEAR-OLD DAVID IS THE

YOUNGEST OF THE BROTHERS.

THEY ALL MET LAST WEEK IN

FLORIDA.

I GUESS, LIKE A PERSON

HAVING AN EMPTY SPOT IN

THEIR LIFE, NOT REALIZING,

MAYBE, WHAT IT IS.

BUT YOU STILL KNOW THERE IS

SOMETHING MISSING.

SAME WAY WITH DAVID.

IT IS UNBELIEVABLE TO HAVE

THAT MUCH SPREAD, THAT THERE

WOULD BE THAT KIND OF A

BOND.

Mark: THAT'S GREAT.

THANKS TO YEARS OF SEARCHING

AND A LOT OF HELP FROM THE

INTERNET, THE TRIO CAN PICK

UP WHERE THEY TECHNICALLY

NEVER LEFT OFF.

Wendy: IT'S NEVER TOO

LATE.

THAT'S IT FOR THIS EDITION

OF "NEWSWATCH."

Mark: YOU CAN E-MAIL US

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