JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Christopher Kennedy Lawford was in Jackson to talk about his battle with drug and alcohol addiction Tuesday night.
He was born into the Kennedy dynasty. He has been a successful action, lawyer, activist and writer.
Lawford, the son of the late movie star, Peter Lawford, gave the keynote address for the 61st Annual Celebration of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence of Central Mississippi at the Jackson Convention Center.
WLBT's own Howard Ballou served as master of ceremony for the event.
©2010 WLBT. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.