DETROIT - A Michigan federal judge on Dec. 30 granted a temporary restraining order to halt the implementation of a mandate contained in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) related to the provision of birth control against the owner of a property management company and the company (Thomas Monaghan, et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., No. 12-15448, E.D. Mich.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 182857).