Can a Judge Condition Probation on a Fifth Amendment Waiver?

It is a well-known principal that judges enjoy broad discretion in fashioning probation conditions to prevent recidivism and ensure public safety, but can a judge condition probation on a probationer’s agreement to waive his right against self-incrimination?  After all, what are the limits of such broad discretion?  To read about a case where the judge tried to impose a probation condition that the defendant waive his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination, click here.

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