This Thursday’s episode of ROCK CENTER WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS, which will feature an exclusive interview with Tyler Clementi’s parents, Jane and Joe Clementi, and Tyler’s brother, James, who talk about their tragic loss. Tyler Clementi committed suicide after his college roommate secretly filmed and broadcast his intimate encounter with another man. This is a tragic story, and even more so because his roommate was just released from jail after serving only a 20-day sentence.
Also on ROCK CENTER this week:
TOMB RAIDERS: ANCIENT ARTIFACTS LOOTED AFTER EGYPTIAN REVOLUTION
Egypt has a new President, the first ever to be democratically elected. Now, among his many challenges, he must try to stop the systematic looting of some of civilization’s greatest treasures. Richard Engel journeys to the land of the Pyramids to discover why the Arab Spring is turning into a disaster for archaeologists, and for many of history’s most ancient and valuable artifacts.
HOSPITAL BILLING – AT WHAT COST?
With healthcare costs rising and a Supreme Court healthcare ruling looming, hospitals are turning to creative methods to collect what patients owe them. But the Minnesota Attorney General alleges that one hospital group and its collection consultant have gone too far to get pre-payments from patients – even as they’re under care in the Emergency Room. Mike Taibbi investigates.
ROCK CENTER WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS airs on Thursdays at 10pm/9c.