IDIOMS

in view of

(idiomatic) considering

Example: Used other than as an idiom: see in,‎ view,‎ of.
  The stopped but were in view of the town.
2013 June 16, John Lichfield, “Forget Russia's problems – it's France that's almost Bolshevik, says Gérard Depardieu”, The Independent:
  France, he said, was “almost a Bolshevik country”, in view of the “hidden scandals” such as that of the former Budget minister Jerome Cahuza