Goodwin says he did the climb to show how vulnerable skyscrapers remain to terrorist attacks.
His case made it to court this week. He was arraigned on charges of being a public nuisance, unauthorized entry of a dwelling, and resisting, obstructing or delaying police to which he plead not guilty.
Next up for SpiderDan is a trial which is scheduled for mid-November. He faces up to a year in county jail.