under the circumstances

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My nephew - Gerald Fentolin - did what I consider the natural thing, under the circumstances.
Very natural under the circumstances,' observed the Notary.
I think it would be difficult for (Sassounian) to get a fair trial under the circumstances,'' said Varsenig Der Megerdichian, a member of the Sassounian Defense Committee, which raises money for his legal fees.