To be fair, Patsy, what the hell was the host doing asking her about him in the first place? And how exactly was she supposed to respond? Slate her for being a dimwit but supporting a man she's known for her entire screen life - and who has not as yet been found guilty of anything btw - is really not a stick to beat her with.
Exactly - if legal proceedings are active you are walking a tightrope in what you can ask. Best really to say nothing and do not touch the subject with a ten foot bargepole
And if they ask the question - dodge it with the answer of I would rather not comment on the subject