Increased sentences for coward punches

Saturday, November 1st, 2014

New Vic laws increase sentences for murder, coward punches, child abuse Updated Sat 1 November 2014 at 11:00am  (ABC News online) Serious crimes committed in Victoria will attract longer sentences from today, with new laws coming into effect as part of the State Government’s baseline sentencing reforms. The laws mandate higher median sentences for crimes… Read more »

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Great result for JMB teams in Melbourne Marathon

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Team results are in for all Melbourne Marathon Festival events, and we are proud to report that our hard-working and hard-running JMB teams took out first place honours in both the 10km the 5km runs. Our full marathon team came in 12th, and the half marathon runners achieved 7th place – both excellent efforts when you… Read more »

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Melbourne Marathon is done. We say – well done!

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

Well it is over for another year.  On Sunday morning our JMB teams lined up to run for those who can’t, and we are absolutely thrilled with the turnout at the 2014 Medibank Melbourne Marathon festival. We want to say an enormous thank you to each and every one of you who ran, jogged, walked, or even limped your way to the finish… Read more »

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Wedding happiness for Emma & Alex brings support for JMBF

Friday, September 12th, 2014

We are so pleased to share this wonderful story of happiness and generosity. Last month James Macready-Bryan’s friends Emma Humann and Alex Pattison married, in a beautiful ceremony attended by guests including James. It was an enormously happy occasion, as weddings ought to be. But Emma and Alex also turned their wedding into an opportunity… Read more »

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Alcohol – Violence – Injury – LIFE!

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

The JMB Foundation is happy for our nation’s Prime Minister to bring focus to the problem of alcohol-fuelled violence. Alcohol-fuelled violence is an entirely preventable cause of Acquired Brain Injury that steals lives and leaves a legacy of lifelong pain and disability. The financial cost is enormous; the emotional cost is devastating and unquantifiable.

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Lost…in the blink of an eye

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Lost … in the blink of an eye Jo Chandler March 24, 2007 JAMES woke on his birthday much like any 20-year-old lad. Reluctantly. The night before leaving him gruntingly unappreciative of an early morning visit from his mum. Robyn Macready-Bryan had slipped into his bedroom to deliver a gift — a ticket to the… Read more »

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Thugs boasted of bashing

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Thugs boasted of bashing KATE UEBERGANG HERALD SUN AUGUST 09, 2007 12:00AM TWO drunken thugs celebrated a vicious assault on a popular uni student by buying more alcohol before one re-enacted the near-fatal blow for his friends, a court heard yesterday. James Macready-Bryan was left permanently brain-damaged after the brutal attack in a city laneway… Read more »

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