I've included my original post for clarity. I wasn't using it as a stick to beat her with; simply pointing out that she once again came across as astonishingly stupid.
His question was something along the lines of, 'it must be very upsetting to see'; the correct response would have been 'that's before the courts and I can't comment on it'. No more.
Oh come on! We're talking about HF here. If she responded correctly to things, there would be no threads about her in the first place.
I'm also sure the host would have known that so the correct thing - the professional thing - would be for him/her to not have brought it up in the first place, knowing that HF's not one to engage brain before speaking.