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FILE - In this June 2, 2010 file photo, Ted Haggard, the former megachurch pastor who fell from grace amid a sex scandal, stands with his wife Gayle at his side while talking about the new church that he is starting up during a news conference at their home in Colorado Springs, Colo. It's too early to say whether the sex allegations against Bishop Eddie Long, the famed pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in suburban Atlanta, will spur the kind of soul-searching that followed the downfall of Haggard. Regardless, pastors and experts say the Long case demonstrates how vulnerable the country's independent churches still are to being damaged by the misbehavior _ sexual, financial or otherwise _ of leaders whose considerable influence often comes with temptation and little accountability. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski, File) Ed Andrieski / AP Photo