CHICAGO - In a split opinion, a panel of the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Jan. 30 granted an injunction pending appeal of the denial of a motion for preliminary injunction brought by a vehicle safety manufacturer and its owners challenging the "birth control" mandate contained in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) (William D. Grote III, et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., No. 13-1077, 7th Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 2112).