Bishop Oscar Cruz on  Wednesday cleared President Arroyo and her husband of allegations that they receive payoffs from jueteng operators.

In a meeting with Justice Secretary Raul M. Gonzalez, the prelate of Lingayen and Da­gupan said he believes the President when she said she did not receive any payoffs from jueteng.

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