Dream 9 holding news conference in Nogales - Tucson News Now

Dream 9 holding news conference in Nogales

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Nine student activists just released from a U.S. Federal detention center are back at the Nogales border holding a news conference.

The so-called "Dream 9" were arrested last month after trying to cross into the country from Mexico as a protest of American immigration policy.

The Federal government approved their asylum requests.

A judge will now determine whether they can stay here.

Tucson News Now's Bud Foster is in Nogales for the news conference. He can be followed on Twitter at @BudFoster.

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