Case exposes flaws in Hawaii’s child-abuser registry, critics say
By Rob Perez firstname.lastname@example.org
March 24, 2019
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COURTESY COURTNEY BIRD
Courtney Bird, left, and her husband Steve Bird live in Tennessee with their three children. Courtney Bird is in a legal battle with Hawaii to remove her name from the state’s child-abuser registry. Her ex-husband Frank Fontana was sentenced to 10 years for manslaughter in the death of their infant daughter in 2007. “Why do I get hit with the same label when I didn’t do anything wrong?” she asked.