The United States Supreme Court has held that a mother who is the custodian of a child pursuant to a court order may not invoke the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination to resist an order of the Juvenile Court to produce the child.
Baltimore City Dept. of Social Serv. v Bouknight, 493 US 549, 110 S Ct 900 (1990).
Molly E. Puhlman,
Family Law - Child Abuse - Privilege Against Self-Incrimination,
Duq. L. Rev.
Available at: https://dsc.duq.edu/dlr/vol29/iss4/9