ALthough I have prevailed at refusal hearings, but they are difficult to win. As you recognize, if the judge finds you are "subject to sanction" at the MVA hearing the only decoration the judge has is one year on the interlock or a 120 hard suspension. The judge does not have discretion to modify that hard suspension except by the interlock. If you have not already, you should promptly consult with a qualified attorney. An option although not an was one is to start the 120 suspension early. Be advised that while rare a judge at the trial has the discretion to order the interlock if he/she finds you guilty.
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