“It most certainly does because the judge, Judge Chutkan, could have put down another somewhat provisional date for start of trial, but she didn’t, which gives us a sense of just how suspended the action currently is as we await the DC circuit, and as she even suggested, if and when she gets the mandate from the DC circuit,” Goodman replied.
“So it could be that by the time they issue a mandate, her calendar is already full,” he added. “So it really is just going to be waiting to see when that trial could start and if it could even start in the spring or the summer at all.”
“Which I mean is incredible that we’ve reached this moment. Advisors to the former president are telling CNN, given what you’re saying, that they think this is a win for Trump in the campaign. Is it that clear cut?” Burnett asked.
“I’m not sure it’s that clear cut, but it’s certainly a good day for him,” Goodman responded. “This is good news for him. The reason that it might not be that clear cut is that in a certain sense the district court is sending a signal to the