The US president is confident of winning a new round of legal battles. Leslie Hook of the Financial Times reports.

The Trump administration has been hit with an environmental lawsuit, on average, once every five days since taking power in January 2017. Almost every time President Donald Trump has tried to implement his environmental agenda — centred on boosting fossil fuels and cutting regulations — lawsuits have followed. In recent months, efforts to open offshore drilling, launch the Keystone XL pipeline or support coal mining have all been thwarted by legal challenges.

"We sued the Obama administration, we sued the