Groups representing the oil and food industries petitioned the Supreme Court on Thursday to reverse a lower court's ruling that sided with the Environmental Protection Agency's decision to allow the use of E15 in vehicles model year 2001 and later. "We now know why gas prices keep going up and up -- to fund unnecessary Big Oil lawsuits to protect their monopoly on the fuel market," said Bob Dinneen, president and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association. "I wonder if food prices will spike as well to cover the cost of this Supreme Court challenge?"

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