The two Oaxacan teachers had been arrested in June in what many characterized as politically-motivated repression of the CNTE
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12 of August 2016 17:35:12
MEXICO CITY — A federal court ordered the release of Rubén Núñez and Francisco Villalobos Friday from a prison in Oaxaca following weeks of protests by supporters over their arrests and the education reform. Núñez and Villalobos are leaders in Section 22 of the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE).Attorney General Arely Gómez says the court did not absolve Núñez and Villalobos but rather freed them while legal proceedings continue.