Later after the convention of 1833, Austin delivered the request and resolutions to the Mexican government. The Mexican government was overruled by revolution. Santa Anna, the leader of the revolution agreed to the request and allowed immigration into Texas from US. Earlier when Santa Anna was away from Mexico, Valentin Govsz Faris had control. Austin showed the Texans request, but he was unsure.Farias told Austin that he will tell him later. However, Austin was impatient, so he told Texans via letter, that Texans would start a new government. After Santa Anna agreed, Austin was arrested, when Farias found the letter, He accused him of treason. He was freed by Spencer Jack and Porter Jason, Two lawyers. On December 25th 1834 He was freed for prison but he must remain inside the house for many months. This is called house arrest. In the summer of 1835 he was allowed to go back to Texas.