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Can a probation officer make you take a lie detector test

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I did an Alford plea,now the probation officer wants me to take a polygraph test,can she make me take it

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    Your probation officer can certainly "request" that you take a polygraph test, but I do not believe you are required to take the test. However, you may want to verify that by looking at the exact terms of your probation agreement.

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  2. That is not one of the regular terms of probation under Chapter 15 A. It is not author used generally.

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