Las Vegas leader and politician, Lawrence Weekly, has devoted his life to serving the community and bringing people together. He is a fierce advocate for the Las Vegas youth and has made it his mission to deliver positivity wherever he goes. When you meet Lawrence, you leave smiling. That is the essence of Lawrence Weekly.
But Lawrence has been keeping a secret for over 46 years…
Lawrence Weekly is adopted.
As a young child, Lawrence accidentally overheard family members discussing his adoption. He never discussed what he heard with anyone - not even his adopted mother. He kept this secret and all the emotions that came with it buried for a very long time until now.
In partnership with Swell Story Media, we present, Relative Unknown, a new series dedicated to telling an unbelievable story of adoption and self-discovery as we journey into the roots of Lawrence Weekly’s family tree. Finally, in his own words, Lawrence will tell the story of his 46-year-secret and how it unfolded.